Cancer Chemotherapy, Immunotherapy and Biotherapy: Principles and Practice

Publication Year: 2018

Edition: 6th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Chabner, Bruce A.; Longo, Dan L.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-49-637514-8

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

Doody Core Title

  • Score: 1.5 (General Medicine)
  • Score: 2.8 (Hematology/Oncology) Doodys Essential Title
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Thoroughly revised and reformatted, the sixth edition of Cancer Chemotherapy, Immunotherapy and Biotherapy reflects recent significant changes in cancer treatment.

This newly streamlined edition contains full-color illustrations, more tables for quick reference, and new immunotherapy and molecular targeted therapy content that brings you fully up to date with the state of the art in all current cancer therapies.

Key Features:

  • Provides thorough, comprehensive coverage of the scientific and clinical aspects of immunotherapy, biotherapy, and chemotherapy.
  • Includes significantly expanded information on immunotherapy and molecular targeted therapy, as well as the latest information on all drugs and biological agents - their mechanisms of action, interactions with other agents, toxicities, side effects, and mechanisms of resistance.
  • Features a new, full-color format, a newly streamlined presentation. and more tables and figures throughout for quick access to high-yield information.
  • Explains the rationale for use of drugs in specific schedules and combinations and offers guidelines for dose adjustment in specific situations.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Chabner, Bruce A.; Longo, Dan L.
ISBN: 978-1-49-637514-8
Internal Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 6th Ed.
Pages: 640
Year: 2018
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 100

Doody Core Title
  • 1.5 (General Medicine)
  • 2.8 (Hematology/Oncology) Doodys Essential Title