Completely revised and updated for 2015, the Physicians’ Cancer
Chemotherapy Drug Manual is an up-to-date guide to the latest
information on standard therapy and recent advances in the field.
Written by world-class experts in clinical cancer therapeutics, this
essential reference provides a complete, easy-to-use catalogue of over
100 drugs and commonly used drug regimens?both on- and off-label?for the
treatment of all the major cancers. SPECIAL FEATURES: • Revised to
reflect rapid advances in the field, incorporating treatment strategies
and new drugs like afatinib, ceritinib, ibrutinib, idelalisib,
obinutuzumab, and ramucirumab. • A specific chapter focused on profiling
antiemetic drugs and antiemetic treatment regimens. • Diagrams of drug
structures and pathways for many of the agents. • Offers a comprehensive
discussion of clinical pharmacology, special considerations,
indications, and dosages. • Covers toxicity and drug–drug interactions. •
A section on chemotherapy regimens for all major cancers. • Provides an
overview of the basic principles of cancer drug therapy.