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Bethesda handbook of clinical oncology [electronic resource] /
editors, Jame Abraham, James L. Gulley, Carmen J. Allegra.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Philadelphia, PA : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.
description
xix, 662 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0781795583, 9780781795586
format(s)
Book
More Details
imprint
Philadelphia, PA : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2010.
isbn
0781795583
9780781795586
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
8709480
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summaries
Main Description
Written by clinicians from the National Cancer Institute and other leading institutions, this comprehensive, clear, concise oncology handbook is designed specifically for quick bedside consultation. It covers all malignancies and offers busy clinicians practical guidelines on daily patient management, including commonly used treatment regimens and chemotherapy dosing and schedules. The user-friendly format features tables, charts, bullet points, and algorithms. The thoroughly updated Third Edition includes new treatment regimens, chemotherapeutic agents, and dosages and the latest clinical trial data. New chapters focus on basics of genomics for practicing oncologists, basic principles of radiation oncology, and clinical trials.
Main Description
Written by clinicians from the National Cancer Institute and other leading institutions, this comprehensive, clear, concise oncology handbook is designed specifically for quick bedside consultation. It covers all malignancies and offers busy clinicians practical guidelines on daily patient management, including commonly used treatment regimens and chemotherapy dosing and schedules. The user-friendly format features tables, charts, bullet points, and algorithms. The thoroughly updated Third Edition places an increased emphasis on practical clinical information, and includes new chemotherapeutic agents, dosages, and treatment regimens and the latest clinical trials data. New chapters focus on basic genomics for practicing oncologists and basic principles of radiation. The succinct yet detailed presentation is ideal for board review as well as clinical reference.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This comprehensive oncology handbook is designed specifically for quick bedside consultation. It covers all malignancies and offers busy clinicians practical guidelines on daily patient management.
Table of Contents
Head And Neck: Head and Neck Cancer
Thorax: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Small Cell Lung Cancer
Digestive System: Esophageal Cancer
Gastric Cancer
Biliary Tract Cancer
Primary Cancers of the Liver
Colorectal Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Anal Cancer
Other Gastrointestinal Tumors
Breast: Breast Cancer
Genitourinary: Renal Cell Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Testicular Carcinoma
Gynecologic: Ovarian Cancer
Endometrial Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Vulvar Cancer
Musculoskeletal: Sarcomas and Malignancies of the Bone
Skin Cancer: Skin Cancer and Melanoma
Hematologic Malignancies: Acute Leukemias
Chronic Lymphoid Leukemias
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Chronic Myeloproliferative Diseases
Multiple Myeloma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Hodgkin's Disease
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Other Malignancies: Carcinoma of Unknown Primary
Central Nervous System Tumors
Endocrine Tumors
Supportive Care: Hematopoietic Growth Factors
Infectious Complications in Oncology
Oncological Emergencies and Paraneoplastic Syndrome
Psychopharmacological Management in Oncology
Management of Emesis in Oncology
Medical Nutrition Therapy
Pain and Palliative Care
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Central Venous Access Device
Common Office Procedures And Other Topics: Procedures in Medical Oncology
Basic Genomics for Practicing Oncologists
Basic Principles of Radiation Oncology
Anticancer Agents
Appendices: Performance Status Scales/Scores
WHO and RECIST Criteria for Response
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