Publication Year: 2014
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Drilon, Alexander E.; Postow, Michael A.; Krug, Lee M.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Developed and edited by oncologists at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, this is a simple, yet comprehensive, review of basic principles of cancer management.
Each oncologic disease is presented on two facing pages that review initial clinical presentation, pathophysiology, staging, current standard of care treatments, and active areas of current research.
Edited by Alexander Drilon and Michael Postow, the content of the book has been written by medical oncology fellows and each disease entity has been authoritatively reviewed by an oncologist with specific expertise in each subspecialty of oncology.
- Simple, comprehensive, review of basic principles of oncology in easy to read bulleted text, using diagrams and charts where appropriate.
- Perfect for medical students, residents, fellows, physician assistants, and nurses who perform daily oncologic care.