Drugs in Cancer Care is a succinct, practical and user-friendly guide to commonly used drugs and non-surgical therapeutic modalities in oncology. This detailed yet concise resource contains over 90 sections on cancer care, providing the information needed to deliver chemotherapy with safety and precision, including information on mechanism of action, clinical pharmacology, side effect profile, tumour indications, combination treatment and how to respond to the hepato-renal impairment seen in many patients with advanced cancer.
Rachel Midgley, editor Consultant Oncologist and DH/HEFCE Clinical Senior Lecturer, Director of the Oncology Clinical Trials Office (OCTO) Churchill Hospital and the University of Oxford Churchill Campus, Oxford, UK
Mark R. Middleton, editor Professor of Experimental Cancer Medicine and Consultant Medical Oncologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK
Andrew Dickman, editor Consultant pharmacist, Palliative care Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Marie Curie Palliative Care Institute Department of Molecular and Clinical Cancer Medicine, University of Liverpool, Cancer Research Centre, UK
David Kerr, editor Professor of Cancer Medicine, University of Oxford, UK and Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Weill-Cornell College of Medicine, New York, USA
date: 18 May 2021