Handbook of Cancer Chemotherapy (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Handbook Series), 8th Ed.

Contributors

SECTION I: BASIC PRINCIPLES AND CONSIDERATIONS OF RATIONAL CHEMOTHERAPY AND MOLECULAR TARGETED THERAPY

Chapter 1. Biologic and Pharmacologic Basis of Cancer Chemotherapy

Chapter 2. Biologic Basis of Molecular Targeted Therapy

Chapter 3. Systematic Assessment of the Patient With Cancer and Consequences of Treatment

Chapter 4. Selection of Treatment for the Patient With Cancer

SECTION II: CHEMOTHERAPY AND MOLECULAR TARGETED THERAPY OF HUMAN CANCER

Chapter 5. Carcinomas of the Head and Neck

Chapter 6. Carcinoma of the Lung

Chapter 7. Carcinomas of the Gastrointestinal Tract

Chapter 8. Carcinomas of the Pancreas, Liver, Gallbladder, and Bile Ducts

Chapter 9. Carcinoma of the Breast

Chapter 10. Gynecologic Cancer

Chapter 11. Urologic and Male Genital Cancers

Chapter 12. Kidney Cancer

Chapter 13. Thyroid and Adrenal Carcinomas

Chapter 14. Melanomas and Other Cutaneous Malignancies

Chapter 15. Primary and Metastatic Brain Tumors

Chapter 16. Soft-Tissue Sarcomas

Chapter 17. Bone Sarcomas

Chapter 18. Acute Leukemias

Chapter 19. Chronic Leukemias

Chapter 20. Myeloproliferative Neoplasms and Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Chapter 21. Hodgkin Lymphoma

Chapter 22. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Chapter 23. Multiple Myeloma, Other Plasma Cell Disorders, and Primary Amyloidosis

Chapter 24. Metastatic Cancer of Unknown Origin

Chapter 25. HIV-Associated Malignancies

SECTION III: SUPPORTIVE CARE OF PATIENTS WITH CANCER

Chapter 26. Side Effects of Chemotherapy and Molecular Targeted Therapy

Chapter 27. Infections: Etiology, Treatment, and Prevention

Chapter 28. Transfusion Therapy, Bleeding, and Clotting

Chapter 29. Oncology Emergencies and Critical Care Issues: Spinal Cord Compression, Cerebral Edema, Superior Vena Cava Syndrome, Anaphylaxis, Respiratory Failure, Tumor Lysis Syndrome, Hypercalcemia, and Bone Metastasis

Chapter 30. Malignant Pleural, Peritoneal, and Pericardial Effusions and Meningeal Infiltrates

Chapter 31. Cancer Pain

Chapter 32. Emotional and Psychiatric Problems in Patients with Cancer

SECTION IV: CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC AND MOLECULAR TARGETED AGENTS AND THEIR USE

Chapter 33. Classification, Use, and Toxicity of Clinically Useful Chemotherapy and Molecular Targeted Therapy

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