Cancer treatment is very aggressive in nature. The treatment can lead to symptoms that range from uncomfortable to life-threatening. Complete the Cancer Symptoms Management Table. Do not forget to include complementary alternative therapy that may help in symptom management.

Cancer Symptoms and their Management:

Symptom

Clinical Manifestations (including Diagnostics)

Possible Nursing Diagnosis

Interventions (including Medications and complementary alternative therapy)

Anemia

Neutropenia

Thrombocytopenia

Neuropathy

Cognitive disorders

Chemo Induced Nausea(CIN)

Mucositis

Alopecia

Pain