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The Resource The Washington manual of oncology, editor, Ramaswamy Govindan

The Washington manual of oncology, editor, Ramaswamy Govindan

Label
The Washington manual of oncology
Title
The Washington manual of oncology
Statement of responsibility
editor, Ramaswamy Govindan
Title variation
Manual of oncology
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Washington Manual(R) of Oncology, Second Edition presents the latest, most authoritative cancer management recommendations in the famous fast-access Washington Manual(R) 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
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
616.99/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC262.5
LC item number
.W375 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Govindan, Ramaswamy
  • Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.)
Series statement
Spiral manual
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Oncology
  • Neoplasms
  • Neoplasms
Label
The Washington manual of oncology, editor, Ramaswamy Govindan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principles and practice of surgery in cancer therapy -- Principles and practice of radiation therapy -- Systemic chemotherapy : special considerations -- Principles of systemic cancer therapy : molecularly targeted therapy -- Principles of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation -- Biostatistics 101 as applied to oncology -- Principles of clinical research -- Basics of molecular oncogenesis -- Pharmacogenomics -- Molecular diagnostics -- Neuro-oncology -- Head and neck cancer -- Lung cancer -- Breast cancer -- Thymoma and mesothelioma -- Gastrointestinal cancer : esophageal and stomach -- Gastrointestinal cancer : colorectal and anal -- Hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancer -- Genitourinary cancer : kidney -- Genitourinary cancer : bladder -- Genitourinary cancer : prostate -- Genitourinary cancer : penile -- Testicular cancer and germ cell tumors -- Gynecologic cancer : ovarian -- Gynecologic cancer : uterine, cervical, fallopian, and vulvar -- Hematologic malignancies : lymphoma -- Hematologic malignancies : acute leukemias -- Hematologic malignancies : chronic leukemias -- Hematologic maligancies : plasma cell dyscrasias -- HIV and cancer -- Sarcoma -- Malignant melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancer -- Cancer of unkown primary site -- Cancer and thrombosis -- Oncologic emergencies -- Management of complications of chemotherapy : a nursing perspective -- Transfusion medicine -- Nutritional support -- Smoking cessation and counseling -- Pain management -- Hospice and palliative care -- Dose adjustments of commonly used chemotherapeutic agents in hepatic failure and renal failure -- Selected chemotherapeutic regimens
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xv, 556 pages
Lccn
2007031801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn162507333
  • (OCoLC)162507333
Label
The Washington manual of oncology, editor, Ramaswamy Govindan
Publication
Note
"Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principles and practice of surgery in cancer therapy -- Principles and practice of radiation therapy -- Systemic chemotherapy : special considerations -- Principles of systemic cancer therapy : molecularly targeted therapy -- Principles of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation -- Biostatistics 101 as applied to oncology -- Principles of clinical research -- Basics of molecular oncogenesis -- Pharmacogenomics -- Molecular diagnostics -- Neuro-oncology -- Head and neck cancer -- Lung cancer -- Breast cancer -- Thymoma and mesothelioma -- Gastrointestinal cancer : esophageal and stomach -- Gastrointestinal cancer : colorectal and anal -- Hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancer -- Genitourinary cancer : kidney -- Genitourinary cancer : bladder -- Genitourinary cancer : prostate -- Genitourinary cancer : penile -- Testicular cancer and germ cell tumors -- Gynecologic cancer : ovarian -- Gynecologic cancer : uterine, cervical, fallopian, and vulvar -- Hematologic malignancies : lymphoma -- Hematologic malignancies : acute leukemias -- Hematologic malignancies : chronic leukemias -- Hematologic maligancies : plasma cell dyscrasias -- HIV and cancer -- Sarcoma -- Malignant melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancer -- Cancer of unkown primary site -- Cancer and thrombosis -- Oncologic emergencies -- Management of complications of chemotherapy : a nursing perspective -- Transfusion medicine -- Nutritional support -- Smoking cessation and counseling -- Pain management -- Hospice and palliative care -- Dose adjustments of commonly used chemotherapeutic agents in hepatic failure and renal failure -- Selected chemotherapeutic regimens
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xv, 556 pages
Lccn
2007031801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn162507333
  • (OCoLC)162507333

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