The Washington Manual of Oncology: Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (Lippincott ... (Formerly known as the Spiral Manual Series))
- Publish Date: 2007-10-12
- Binding: Paperback
The Washington Manual of Oncology, Second Edition presents the latest, most authoritative cancer management recommendations in the famous fast-access Washington Manual outline format. This edition has been reorganized into three major sections: principles of oncology, site-specific diseases, and supportive therapy. New chapters cover being an oncologist; principles of cytotoxic therapy; principles of molecularly targeted therapy; principles of clinical research; basics of molecular oncogenesis; pharmacogenomics; molecular diagnostics; cancer and thrombosis; management of complications of chemotherapy; and transfusion medicine. New appendices cover body surface area, dose adjustments of chemotherapy agents in renal and hepatic failure, and online resources for oncologists.
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