Books New to Our Collections

New print and online books are now available! There is something for everyone – consumer health (5 titles), popular reading (1 title), reference (3 titles), print general collection (18 titles), and online general collection (43 titles) including many focused on nursing through the Oncology Nursing Society. Please see the list for more information including call numbers and online links to full-text.

Consumer Health Collection

GV 742 T68 2013
The Handoff: A Memoir of Two Guys, Sports, and Friendship, by John Tournour and Alan Eisenstock; New York: Center Street, c2013.
A portion of the proceeds from The Handoff will go to City of Hope in memory of Andrew Ashwood.

QZ 201 A546 2009
Cancer: 50 Essential Things to Do, 3rd ed., by Greg Anderson; New York, N.Y.: Plume, c2009.
Written by a cancer survivor, this guide to cancer recovery offers an easily accessible holistic action plan for patients and family members who choose to adopt a stance of hope and take charge of their diagnosis.

QZ 266 S399 2004
Cancer Fitness: Exercise Programs for Cancer Patients and Survivors, by Anna L. Schwartz; New York: Simon & Schuster, c2004.
An oncology nurse and cancer survivor draws on the latest medical and scientific research to describe the important role of exercise in helping patients get through their illness and promote their bodies’ natural healing abilities, discussing how and when to start exercising, how exercise can speed recovery and decrease fatigue, how to set realistic goals, and more.

WB 310 G876m 1997
The Measure of Our Days: New Beginnings at Life’s End, by Jerome Groopman; New York: Viking, c1997.

WM 61 K78s 2007
Spirituality in Patient Care: Why, How, When, and What, 2nd ed., by Harold G. Koenig; Philadelphia: Templeton Foundation Press, c2007.
Koenig addresses the whys, hows, whens, and whats of patient-centered integration of spirituality into patient care, including details on the health-related sacred traditions for each major religious group. He provides health care professionals with the training necessary to screen patients sensitively and competently for spiritual needs, begin to communicate with patients about these issues, and learn when to refer patients to trained spiritual-care professionals who can competently address spiritual needs. –from publisher description

Reference Collection

QV 772 P578 2014
Physicians’ desk reference, v. 68, 2014, Montvale, N.J.: PDR Network.

QV 772 P575 2012
PDR for Nonprescription Drugs, 33rd ed., 2012.

WX 22 AA1 A53 2014
AHA guide to the health care field, 2014 ed.; Chicago, IL: American Hospital Association Health Forum, c2013.

General Collection – Print

HF 5389 .M3755 2013
Miss Manners minds your business, by Judith Martin and Nicholas Ivor Martin; New York: W.W. Norton & Company, c2013.

GT 3150 B34 1997
Grave Matters: A Lively History of Death Around the World, by Nigel Barley; New York: H. Holt, c1997.

GT 3150 J76 1997
R.I.P.: The Complete Book of Death and Dying by Constance Jones; New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, c1997.

Q 375 T35 2007
The black swan: the impact of the highly improbable, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb; New York: Random House, c2007.

QA 90 H29 1999
Information Graphics: A Comprehensive Illustrated Reference, by Robert L. Harris; New York: Oxford University Press, c1999.

W 50 C761 2003
Contemporary Issues in Bioethics, 6th ed., edited by Tom L. Beauchamp and LeRoy Walters; Belmont, Calif.: Thomson/Wadsworth, c2003.

W 50 K924n 1994
Negotiating at an Uneven Table: Developing Moral Courage in Resolving Our Conflicts, by Phyllis Beck Kritek; San Francisco: Jossey-Bass Publishers, c1994.

W 50 N911 1999
Notes from a Narrow Ridge: Religion and Bioethics, edited by Dena S. Davis and Laurie Zoloth; Hagerstown, Md.: University Pub. Group, c1999.

W 50 S663c 2000
Culture of Death: The Assault on Medical Ethics in America, by Wesley J. Smith; San Francisco, Calif.: Encounter Books, c2000.

W 64 G876s 2000
Second Opinions: Stories of Intuition and Choice in a Changing World of Medicine, by Jerome Groopman; New York: Viking, c2000.

WB 310 B96 2012
Best Care Possible: A Physician’s Quest to Transform Care through the End of Life, by Ira Byock; New York: Avery, c2012.

WB 400 K908 2000
Krause’s Food, Nutrition, & Diet Therapy, 10th ed., edited by L. Kathleen Mahan and Sylvia Escott-Stump; Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders, c2000.

WF 658 A134 2009
ABC of Lung Cancer, edited by Ian Hunt, Martin Muers, and Tom Treasure, c2009.

WL 704 W927c 2009
Current Topics in Pain: 12th World Congress on Pain, edited by José Castro-Lopes; Seattle: IASP Press, c2009.

WP 11 AA1 L616b 2001
The Breast Cancer Wars: Hope, Fear, and the Pursuit of a Cure in Twentieth-Century America, by Barron H. Lerner; New York: Oxford University Press, c2001.

WY 160 S931 1998
Stuart & Sundeen’s Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing, 6th ed., edited by Gail W. Stuart and Michele T. Laraia; St. Louis: Mosby, c1998.

General Collection – Online

Access device guidelines: recommendations for nursing practice and education, editor, Dawn Camp-Sorrell ; authors, Diane G. Cope … [et al.] ; reviewers, Amy E. Korinko … [et al.]., 3rd ed.; Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2011.

Advanced oncology nursing certification review and resource manual, edited by Barbara Holmes Gobel, Shirley Triest-Robertson, Wendy H. Vogel; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2009.

Advancing oncology nursing science, editors, Janice M. Phillips, Cynthia R. King; Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2009.

An evidence-based approach to the treatment and care of the older adult with cancer, edited by Diane G. Cope, Anne M. Reb; Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2006.

Bioluminescent imaging: methods and protocols, edited by Christian E. Badr. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v. 1098; New York: Humana Press, c2014.

Biostatistics decoded, A. Gouveia Oliveira; Chichester, West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons, c2013.

Breaking the silence on cancer and sexuality: a handbook for healthcare providers, by Anne Katz; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2007.

Cancer basics, edited by Julia Eggert; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2010.

Cancer rehabilitation and survivorship: transdisciplinary approaches to personalized care, edited by Joanne L. Lester, PhD, CRNP, ANP-BC, AOCN®, Patricia Schmitt, MA, CRC; Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2011.
City of Hope authored Forward (xvii-xviii) Betty Ferrell, PhD, MA, FAAN, FPCN, CHPN, Professor, Nursing Research and Education; Research Scientists, Department of Cancer Control and population Sciences.

Cancer sourcebook: basic consumer health information about major forms and stages of cancer, featuring facts about head and neck cancers, lung cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, genitourinary cancers, lymphomas, blood cell cancers, endocrine cancers, skin cancers, bone cancers, metastatic cancers, and more; along with facts about cancer treatments, cancer risks and prevention …, edited by Karen Bellenir, 6th ed.; Detroit, MI: Omnigraphics, c2011.

Cardiac complications of cancer therapy, edited by Anecita P. Fadol; Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2013.

Caring for the older adult with cancer in the ambulatory setting, edited by Lorraine K. McEvoy and Diane G. Cope; Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2012.

Chemotherapy and biotherapy guidelines and recommendations for practice, edited by Martha Polovich, MiKaela Olsen, Kristine B. LeFebvre, 4th ed.; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Oncology Nursing Society, c2014.

Clinical trials handbook: design and conduct, by Curtis L. Meinert; Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley, c2013.

Current trends in oncology nursing, edited by Judith K. Payne.; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Oncology Nursing Society, c2012.

Exocytosis methods, edited by Peter Thorn. Neuromethods, v. 83; New York: Humana Press, c2014.

Functional analysis of DNA and chromatin, edited by Juan C. Stockert, Jesús Espada, Alfonso Blázquez-Castro. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v. 1094; New York: Humana Press, c2014.

Gastrointestinal cancers, edited by Joyce P. Griffin-Sobe; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2007.

Genitourinary cancers, edited by Jeanne Held-Warmkessel, Site-specific cancer series; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2009.

A guide to oncology symptom management, edited by Carlton G. Brown; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2010.

Gynecologic cancers, edited by Lois Almadrones-Cassidy; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2010.

Handbook of integrative oncology nursing: evidence-based practice, by Georgia M. Decker and Colleen O. Lee; guest contributor, Linda U. Krebs; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2010.

Head and neck cancer, edited by Linda K. Clarke and Mary Jo Dropkin; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2006.

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a manual for nursing practice, edited by Susan A. Ezzone, 2nd ed.; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Oncology Nursing Society, c2013.

Human retroviruses: methods and protocols, edited by Elisa Vicenzi and Guido Poli. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v. 1087; New York: Humana Press, c2014.

Manual for clinical trials nursing, Angela D. Klimaszewski … [et al.], 2nd ed.; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2008.

miRNA maturation: methods and protocols, edited by Christoph Arenz. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v. 1095; New York: Humana Press, c2014.

Multiple myeloma: a textbook for nurses, edited by Joseph D. Tariman; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2010.

Multiple sequence alignment methods, edited by David J. Russell. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v. 1079; New York: Humana Press, c2014.

Nutritional issues in cancer care, edited by Valerie J. Kogut, Sandra L. Luthringer; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2005.

Palliative practices from A-Z for the bedside clinician, editors, Peg Esper, Kim K. Kuebler, 2nd ed. ; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2008.

PIWI-interacting RNAs: methods and protocols, edited by Mikiko C. Siomi. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v. 1093; New York: Humana Press, c2014.

Plant cell morphogenesis: methods and protocols, edited by Viktor Zarsky, Fatima Cvrckova. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v.1080; New York: Humana Press; Springer, c2014.

Principles of skin care and the oncology patient, edited by Marilyn L. Haas, Giselle J. Moore-Higgs; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2010.

Prostate cancer, edited by William P. Hogle, Site-specific cancer series; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2009.

Psychosocial nursing care along the cancer continuum, edited by Rose Mary Carroll-Johnson, Linda M. Gorman, Nancy Jo Bush, 2nd ed.; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2006.

Putting evidence into practice: improving oncology patient outcomes, edited by Linda H. Eaton, Janelle M. Tipton; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2009.

Resident stem cells and regenerative therapy, edited by Regina Coeli dos Santos Goldenberg, Antonio Carlos Campos de Carvalho; Waltham, MA: Academic Press/Elsevier, c2013.

Skin cancer, edited by Paula Muehlbauer and Christine McGowan, Site-specific cancer series; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2009.

Telephone triage for otorhinolaryngology and head-neck nurses, edited by Cindy J. Dawson, Margaret M. Hickey, Susan Newton; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Oncology Nursing Society, c2011.

Therapeutic peptides: methods and protocols, edited by Andrew E. Nixon. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.); v. 1088; New York: Humana Press; Springer, c2014.

Translational endocrinology of bone: reproduction, metabolism, and the central nervous system, edited by Gerard Karsenty; Boston: Academic Press, c2013.

Unit-based staff development for clinical nurses, Joan Such Lockhart; Pittsburg, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society, c2004.

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