Harrisons Manual of Oncology 2/E

Paperback | December 16, 2013

byBruce Chabner, Jr., Thomas Lynch, Dan Longo

not yet rated|write a review

A CONCISE YET THOROUGH OVERVIEW OF THE MEDICATIONS AND APPROACHES USED IN CANCER CARE--BACKED BY THE AUTHORITY OF HARRISON'S

Harrison's Manual of Oncology is a carry-anywhere guide to the care of patients with cancer. Enhanced by the latest published results, this valuable clinical companion features numerous tables and succinct, outline-style text that puts important information at your fingertips. You will find content that goes beyond the treatment of primary or metastatic disease to encompass the treatment of all therapeutic complications.

The opening sections of Harrison's Manual of Oncology are devoted to the classes of agents used to treat cancer and reviews their pharmacology and mechanisms of action. This section is followed by a detailed discussion of the diagnosis, staging, and treatment of all major types of cancer. There is a strong focus on symptom management and complications of treatment, including pain, nausea and vomiting, anemia, febrile neutropenia, metabolicemergencies, thrombosis, psychological issues, and end-of-life care.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$109.95

Ships within 3-5 weeks
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

A CONCISE YET THOROUGH OVERVIEW OF THE MEDICATIONS AND APPROACHES USED IN CANCER CARE--BACKED BY THE AUTHORITY OF HARRISON'SHarrison's Manual of Oncology is a carry-anywhere guide to the care of patients with cancer. Enhanced by the latest published results, this valuable clinical companion features numerous tables and succinct, outlin...

Bruce Chabner, MD (Boston, MA) is Director of Clinical Research, Dana Farber Cancer Insitute. Dan Longo, MD (Boston MA) is Professor of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School.

other books by Bruce Chabner

Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Twelfth Edition
Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Thera...

Book & Toy|Jan 10 2011

$237.69 online$286.95list price(save 17%)
Format:PaperbackDimensions:8.1 × 4.9 × 1.3 inPublished:December 16, 2013Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071793259

ISBN - 13:9780071793254

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Harrisons Manual of Oncology 2/E

Reviews