The Elsevier Pocket Guide to Oncology Drugs & Regimens


  • . Elsevier

Compact and reliable, this pocket-size book puts up-to-date oncology drug information at your fingertips. Inside you'll find accurate, unbiased prescribing data.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2006
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-3422-3

Table of Contents

Part 1

Overview of chemotherapy

Preparation and Administration

Part 2

Drug monographs A to Z

Part 3

Regimens and supportive therapies


Appendix A: Performance Scales

Appendix B: Calculation of Body Surface Area

Appendix C: Supportive Therapy

Management of Nausea and Vomiting

Management of Anemia

Management of Neutropenia

Management of Diarrhea

Management of Stomatitis

Appendix D: Laboratory Monitoring Guidelines

Appendix E: Website Resources

Appendix F: Oncology Codes

Appendix G: Drugs in the Pipeline

Appendix H: Common Abbreviations

Selected References

Complementary features

Patient teaching aids