Publication Year: 2008
Authors/Editor: Price, Pat; Sikora, Karol; Illidge, Tim
Publisher: CRC Press
Mandatory reading for clinical oncologists and anyone else who works with cancer patients
This classic text provides all information necessary for modern cancer management in one comprehensive but accessible volume. By inviting experts from a number of disciplines to share their knowledge, the editors have succeeded in delivering a truly integrated approach to the care fo the patient with cancer.
This fifth edition adopts the successful structure of the previous editions, and is revised and updated with several completely new chapters covering important topics such as drug development, cancer prevention, and economics of cancer care, as well as treatments such as radioimmunotherapy, biological therapies and antibody therapy.