Pocket Oncology

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Authors/Editor: Drilon, Alexander; Postow, Michael; Vasan, Neil; Carlo, Maria I.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-49-639103-2

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

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Written and edited by leading cancer experts at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Pocket Oncology, Second Edition, is a practical, high-yield reference for trainees and practitioners of medical oncology and hematology.

This easy-to-use, loose-leaf resource contains up-to-date information essential to caring for patients with cancer, from cancer biology, prevention, screening, treatment and supportive care to new advances in immuno-oncology and precision medicine.

  • Includes new information on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T cell therapy, immunotherapy toxicity, and novel oral anticoagulants, as well as more information on precision targeted therapeutic strategies.
  • Presents each oncologic disease on two facing pages that review initial clinical presentation, pathophysiology, staging, current standards of care treatments, and active areas of current research.
  • Follows the popular Pockets Notebook format, featuring bulleted lists, tables, diagrams, and algorithms that make essential facts easy to find and retain.
  • Contains helpful appendices on radiographic response criteria, quality of life assessments, tumor markers, and more, plus a section of clinically essential color photos.
  • Ideal as a pocket reference for daily practice as well as an accepted and trusted resource for trainees and other members of the oncology care team.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Drilon, Alexander; Postow, Michael; Vasan, Neil; Carlo, Maria I.
ISBN: 978-1-49-639103-2
Specialty:
Internal Medicine
Oncology
Language: English
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Pages: 374
Year: 2018
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

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