The Elsevier Pocket Guide to Oncology Drugs & Regimens book cover

The Elsevier Pocket Guide to Oncology Drugs & Regimens

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.


Published: September 2006

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-1-4160-3422-3


  • 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


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