The Essential Therapy Guide to Cancer, Hematologic Disorders, and Supportive Care--Updated with the Latest Treatment Regimens
A Doody's Core Title for 2017!
More than 500 treatment regimens
Hematology-Oncology Therapy, Second Edition is an up-to-date, comprehensive therapy guide that delivers more than 500 treatment regimens in a succinct, uniformmanner. The unique tabular design allows you to instantly locate and implement the proper treatment regimen. Supported by the latest practice guidelines, peer-reviewed literature, and the opinion of experts, Hematology-Oncology Therapy integrates extensive informationthat is critical to both office- and hospital-based practice of hematology and oncology.
Hematology-Oncology Therapy is divided into three sections:
Provides detailed information about the administration, supportive care, toxicity, dose modification, monitoring, and efficacy of commonly used and recently approvedchemotherapeutic regimens, drugs, and biological agents
Supportive Care, Drug Preparation, Complications, and Screening:
Consists of topics commonly encountered in clinical hematology-oncology practice, such as chemotherapy-induced nausea, oncologic emergencies, radiation complications, cancer pain management, cancer screening, and much more
Selected Hematologic Diseases:
Delivers an authoritative guide to therapy for the principal diseases in consultative hematology
This edition of Hematology-Oncology Therapy is enriched by the updating of all chapters as well as the addition of several new chapters; the new "Expert Opinion," which provides recommendations and guidance from experts on the use of treatment regimens; and inclusion of the latest regimens.
"This is a high quality book that provides a comprehensive overview of a large number of tumor types as well as issues in benign hematology. The quality is high, the information is concise, and the readability is better than that of many other guides in the field."--Doody's Review Service Doody's 20070202 "The authors have accomplished their goal of producing a readily available hematology and oncology reference for office-and hospital-based clinicians. Clinicians of all disciplines involved in the treatment of patients with hematology and oncology disorders would benefit from the addition of Hematology-Oncology Therapy to their library. It would also be beneficial to pharmacies specializing in chemotherapy preparation in both community clinics and hospitals. Students and postgraduate residents and fellows would also benefit from this reference book."--The Annals of Pharmacotherapy The Annals of Pharmacotherapy 20070201