Cancer and Women’s and Men’s Health

Task: Most cancers and Ladies's and Males's Well being

The American Most cancers Society estimates that by the tip of 2012, greater than 226,000 girls can be identified with breast most cancers and greater than 241,000 males can be identified with prostate most cancers (American Most cancers Society, 2012a; American Most cancers Society 2012b). With such prevalence of ladies’s and males’s cancers, affected person training and preventive companies are important. In scientific settings, superior apply nurses should help physicians in educating sufferers on threat elements, preventive companies, and for sufferers identified with most cancers, on potential drug therapies. The scientific implications of ladies’s and males’s most cancers tremendously rely on early detection, which is primarily achieved via preventive companies. On this Task, you contemplate the short-term and long-term implications of most cancers and drug therapies related to girls’s and males’s well being, in addition to acceptable preventive companies.
To organize:
  • Choose a kind of most cancers related to girls’s or males’s well being similar to breast, cervical, or ovarian most cancers in girls and prostate most cancers in males.
  • Find and evaluation articles inspecting the kind of most cancers you chose.
  • Assessment the U.S. Preventive Companies Job Pressure article within the Studying Assets. Take into consideration obtainable preventive companies that suppliers would possibly advocate for sufferers prone to this kind of most cancers.
  • Choose two of the next elements: genetics, gender, ethnicity, age, or habits. Mirror on how these elements would possibly impression selections associated to preventive companies.
  • Take into account drug therapy choices for sufferers identified with the kind of most cancers you chose together with short-term and long-term implications of the therapies.

By Day 7

Write a 2- to Three- web page paper that addresses the next:
  • Describe obtainable preventive companies that suppliers would possibly advocate for sufferers prone to the kind of most cancers you chose.
  • Clarify how the elements you chose would possibly impression selections associated to preventive companies.
  • Describe drug therapy choices for sufferers identified with the kind of most cancers you chose. Clarify the short-term and long-term implications of those therapies.
Reminder: The School of Nursing requires that all papers submitted include a title page, introduction, summary, and references. The Sample Paper provided at the Walden Writing Center provides an example of those required elements (available at http://writingcenter.waldenu.edu/57.htm). All papers submitted must use this formatting.