Description

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. The Washington Manual® is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.


Key Features:-

  • Rapid-access Washington Manual® outline format
  • Consistent chapter organization
  • Authoritative recommendations from the experts at Washington University
  • Covers all of clinical oncology

More Details about The Washington Manual of Oncology, 2nd Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Govindan
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9788189960797
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2007