Livro Drug Information Handbook for Oncology
Autor: Diedra Bragalone
Encadernação: Capa Comum
Editora: Wolters Kluwer Clin Drug Information
Dimensões do produto: 10,9 x 6,6 x 17,8 cm
Peso de envio: 1,1 Kg
The LexicompDrug Information Handbook for Oncologysupports the needs of oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing, and administering therapy.
This handbook provides healthcare professionals with vital information on antineoplastic agents, ancillary medications, combination chemotherapy regimens, and dosing protocols. Oncology drug monographs contain concise fields of pharmacology detail, including a Combination Regimens field in specific monographs that provides references to applicable chemotherapy regimens.
The Special Topics section reviews cancer-related issues, such as the management of EGFR inhibitor toxicities: dermatologic, ocular, and gastrointestinal; venous thromboembolism in the cancer patient; chronic pain management (cancer); hospice (end of life) care; palliative care medicine (cancer); hematopoietic stem cell transplantation; management of infections; safe handling of hazardous drugs; and emetogenic potential of antineoplastic agents in children. The Appendix adds valuable information on conversions, renal function tests, comparative drug charts, and laboratory reference values for adults.
385 Drug Monographs
387 Chemotherapy Regimens
87 Variations within Regimens
Up to 43 Fields of Information per Monograph
More than 120 Pages of Appendix & Special Topics Information
Updates to this Edition
34 New Drug Monographs
22 New Chemotherapy Regimens
32 New Variations Within the Regimens
New Monograph Fields
Updated Special Topics
Management of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting in Adults
Prevention of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting in Children
Common Toxicity Criteria