Completely revised and updated for 2015, the Physiciansa Cancer Chemotherapy Drug 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 regimensaboth on- and off-labelafor the treatment of all the major cancers. SPECIAL FEATURES: ac Revised to reflect rapid advances in the field, incorporating treatment strategies and new drugs like afatinib, ceritinib, ibrutinib, idelalisib, obinutuzumab, and ramucirumab. ac A specific chapter focused on profiling antiemetic drugs and antiemetic treatment regimens. ac Diagrams of drug structures and pathways for many of the agents. ac Offers a comprehensive discussion of clinical pharmacology, special considerations, indications, and dosages. ac Covers toxicity and drugadrug interactions. ac A section on chemotherapy regimens for all major cancers. ac Provides an overview of the basic principles of cancer drug therapy.Increased activity of DNA repair enzymes, uracil glycosylase, and dUTPase. ac Increased salvage ... 4. Head and neck cancer. 5. Hepatoma. 6. Ovarian cancer. 7. Topical use in basal cell cancer of skin and actinic keratoses. Dosage Range 1 .
|Title||:||Physicians' Cancer Chemotherapy Drug Manual 2015|
|Author||:||Edward Chu, Vincent T. DeVita Jr., Vincent T. DeVita, Jr.|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2014-12-01|