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Physicians' Cancer Chemotherapy Drug Manual 2017

Publication Year: 2016
Edition: 17th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Chu, Edward; DeVita, Jr., Vincent T.
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 978-1-284-12447-7
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Completely revised and updated for 2017, this manual is an up-to-date guide to the latest information on standard therapy and recent advances in the field.

Written by world-class experts in clinical cancer therapeutics, this essential reference provides a complete, easy-to-use catalogue of over 100 drugs and commonly used drug regimens—both on- and off-label—for the treatment of all the major cancers.

Features:
- Addition of 12 new agents approved by the FDA within the past year and updates to new indications for several previously approved agents
- Indications, drug doses and schedules, toxicities, and special considerations for each agent expanded and revised
- A specific chapter focused on antiemetic treatment regimens for both acute and delayed nausea/vomiting
- Diagrams of drug structures and pathways for many of the agents
- A comprehensive discussion of clinical pharmacology, special considerations, indications, and dosages
- Covers toxicity and drug–drug interactions
- A section on chemotherapy regimens for all major cancers
- Provides an overview of the basic principles of cancer drug therapy

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Chu, Edward; DeVita, Jr., Vincent T.
  • ISBN: 978-1-284-12447-7
  • Specialty:
    Oncology
    Pharmacology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 17th Ed.
  • Pages: 608
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2016

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