Harrison’s Manual of Oncology 2nd edition is a carry-anywhere guide to the care of patients with cancer. Enhanced by the latest published results, this valuable clinical companion features succinct, outline-style text and numerous tables that puts important information at your fingertips. You will find content that goes beyond the treatment of metastatic or primary disease to encompass the treatment of all therapeutic complications.
A Concise Yet Thorough Overview Of The Medications And Approaches Used In Cancer Care — Backed By The Authority Of Harrison’S
The opening sections of Harrison’s Manual of Oncology 2e are devoted to the classes of agents used to treat cancer and reviews their pharmacology and mechanisms of action. This section is followed by a detailed discussion of the staging, diagnosis, and treatment of all major types of cancer. There is a strong focus on symptom management and complications of treatment, including nausea and vomiting, metabolic emergencies, pain, anemia, febrile neutropenia, thrombosis, psychological issues, and end-of-life care.