Journal of Nursing

Nursing Care of Radiotherapy in Elderly Patients with Cancer

Peifen Chen, Miaoqing Ma, Yushan Chen, Peirong Zeng, Lianying Hu


Objective: To study the nursing of tumor in elderly patients with tumor therapy. Method: 132 cases of elderly patients with radiotherapy were treated by health talks, radiotherapy brochures for related diseases, psychological care, communication with patients, and targeted guidance, so as to establish confidence and actively cooperate with the treatment and care. Conclusion: All aspects of nursing care for elderly patients with cancer have an important role in the successful completion of radiotherapy in elderly patients.


Keywords:elderly, cancer patients, radiotherapy, care

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