The Cancer Chemotherapy Handbook, 6th Edition

The Cancer Chemotherapy Handbook

6th Edition

By David S. Fischer, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; M. Tish Knobf, RN, PhD, Associate Professor, Oncology Nursing, Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, CT; Henry Durivage, PharmD, Director of Clinical Affairs, Theradex Systems, Inc, Princeton, NJ; and Nancy Beaulieu, PharmD, Staff Affiliate, Medical Oncology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT


1. Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology
2. Clinical Trials?Principles and Applications
3. Chemotherapy Medication Safety
4. Chemotherapy Drugs and the Drugs Used in the Treatment of Cancer
5. Biotherapy
6. Cancer Chemotherapy Administration
7. Cancer Chemotherapy and Biotherapy
8. Ethical Considerations in Cancer
9. Cancer Pain Management
10. High Dose Chemotherapy with Stem Cell Support
11. Organ System Toxicity