Books oncology lkc website and libguides at cairns. Home drug information libguides at community health. The seer program coding and staging manual, 2016 national cancer institute, nih pub. Below is information on revisions, corrections, or modifications to existing monographs that have been identified in the past 12 months.
At a time when a number of biological agents have gone or are soon to become offpatent, and with a market fuelled by escalating drug prices, the issue of drug safety has never been more paramount. In 2016, the fda approved several new drug treatments for different cancer types that american cancer society editors believe will make a significant difference. The drug information handbook for oncology is designed to meet the needs of all oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing and administering therapy. Check out these 5 online resources to add to your drug information toolbox. Archives for october 2016 ahfs drug information page 2. To keep you abreast of the latest news and information, this newly developed update to information originally published in the chemotherapy and immunotherapy guidelines and recommendations for practice, offers you information on new drug approvals, new evidence on side effects, indications, and nursing considerations since the publication of the book. The drug information handbook for oncology is designed to meet the needs of all oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing, and administering therapy. The package insert is also linked to clinicaltrials. Innovation tops current trends in the 2016 oncology drug.
New cancer drug approvals from 2016 what cancer patients, their families, and caregivers need to. The following should be included in the educational materials. Completely revised and updated, the 20202021 oncology nursing drug handbook includes separate chapters on molecular and immunologicbiologic targeted therapies. This handbook provides healthcare professionals with vital information on antineoplastic agents, ancillary medications, combination chemotherapy regimens, and dosing protocols. In mid2010 a change in policy by the distributors of pdr resulted in the nonrenewal of the licence and the removal of physicians desk reference consumer drug information from the drugs. Drug information, such as appearance and packaging 4. Drug information handbookoncology cancer chemotherapy drug material other chemotherapy handbooks. Collaborative drug therapy management cdtm is a practice agreement between a pharmacist and a physician, which allows the pharmacist to assume responsibility of drug therapy management. Enter your mobile number or email address below and well send you a link to download the free kindle app. Oncology drug research what the research says about drug interactions and medical cannabis despite medical cannabiss legalization for medical use throughout 31 different jurisdictions in the united states, practicing providers have little. Overview thelexicomp drug information handbook for oncologysupports the needs of oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing, and administering therapy benefits this handbook provides healthcare professionals with vital information on antineoplastic agents, ancillary medications, combination chemotherapy regimens, and dosing protocols.
Drug information handbook for oncology by lexicomp. Pdf new book drug information handbook for oncology epub. Download the free app and view selected topics approximately 10% of the content is viewable in the free app and tapping on the. The drug information handbook is organized in a dictionarylike format and contains an alphabetical list of more than 1600 drug monographs. The fda defines a drug label as the official description of a drug product which includes the indication what the drug is used for.
Oclcs webjunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Written especially for nurses caring for patients with cancer, the 2016 oncology nursing drug handbook uniquely expresses drug therapy in terms of the nursing process. Numerous and frequentlyupdated resource results are available from this search.
There has been limited documentation of cdtm practices in. Principles of teaching and learning for nursing practice 4th ed. It is now focused exclusively on dosing for adult patients. The adult drug information handbook, the flagship publication from lexicomp, is trusted by a wide variety of healthcare professionals to deliver timely, clinically relevant pharmacotherapy knowledge. Then you can start reading kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer no kindle device required. Unique pathways to drug approval the pd1 antagonist pembrolizumab. Overview the lexicompdrug information handbook for oncologysupports the needs of oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing, and administering therapy benefits this handbook provides healthcare professionals with vital information on antineoplastic agents, ancillary medications, combination chemotherapy regimens, and dosing protocols.
This essential reference provides valuable information on effective symptom management, patient education, and chemotherapy administration. Solimando and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Lkc specialty subject guide for oncology or cancer care. Data sources include ibm watson micromedex updated 4 may 2020, cerner multum updated 4 may 2020, wolters kluwer updated. Find here all the information related to anticancer agents as described in the esmo handbook on clinical pharmacology of anticancer agents. This edition contains 320 drug monographs and 455 chemotherapy regimens, crossreferenced and organized in a concise, uniform format. Solimando editor, published by the american pharmaceutical association a brief but comprehensive handbook including information on. Oncology nursing drug handbook 2016 9781284091977 for compare prices of 793690 products in books from 621 online stores in australia.
Pdf drug information handbook for oncology download full. Oncology drug monographs contain concise fields of pharmacology detail, including a combination regimens field in specific monographs that provides references to. The clinical development of pembrolizumab is an example of a modern, seamless drug development strategy that facilitates the rapid testing and approval of a novel, highly promising agent under the umbrella of a single clinical trial 2, 3. Buy drug information handbook, 20172018 26th edition 9781591953616 by lexicomp for up to 90% off at. Drug information handbook for oncology lexicomp drug reference handbooks th edition. Oral adherence toolkit oncology nursing society ons. The drug also received orphan drug designation, which provides incentives to assist and encourage the development of drugs for rare diseases. Rittenhouse book distributors book detail 9781284091977. Approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations orange. Evaluation of the feasibility and utility of a pharmacist. Completely revised and updated, the 2016 oncology nursing drug handbook includes a simplified chapter on molecular and biological targeted therapy that incorporates new information about immunotherapy, new indications, and the most important and common side effects. Drug information handbook for oncology edition 8 by.
New book drug information handbook for oncology epub ku. Drug information handbook for oncology lexicomp drug. Drug information handbook for oncology, 15th edition provides healthcare professionals with information on antineoplastic agents, ancillary medications, combination chemotherapy regimens, and dosing protocols. The lexicomp drug information handbook for oncology supports the needs of oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing, and administering therapy benefits. Written especially for nurses caring for patients with cancer. This comprehensive handbook provides a strong base to understand the theory, mechanisms of action, clinical developments and the future of immunooncology in different disease types, and, therefore, is a must read for any professional involved in the care of cancer patients. By the end of may 2016, the fda approved 4 novel drugs and new indications in oncology, some of which represent firstinclass therapies table 1. Texas cancer registry 2016 cancer reporting handbook 3 handbook sources the following sources were used in the preparation of this handbook. The lexicomp drug information handbook for oncology supports the needs of oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing, and administering therapy. Drug information handbook for oncology, 15th edition. The print copy has a useful appendix that contains treatment guidelines, clinical recommendations, comparison charts, and an index.
The book lists hundreds of drugs, but finding specifics about them can be daunting. Cancer drug prices are rising faster than the prices in other sectors of health care, drawing concern from patients, physicians, and policy researchers. Physicians cancer chemotherapy drug manual 2016 by edward chu. Dailymed is a onestopshop that contains more than 92,000 drug listings including us food and drug administration fda approved package inserts. Potential side effects and the management of short and long. Oncology drug monographs contain concise fields of pharmacology detail, including a combination regimens field in specific monographs that provides references to applicable chemotherapy.
Patientreported outcomes in oncology drug labeling in the. Early signs from the first half of 2016 suggest that innovation continues to lead drug development in oncology. The title of this book is drug information handbook for oncology and it was written by diedra l. The 2016 edition of esmo asco recommendations for a global curriculum in medical oncology and the 2017 edition of the associated log book are now available. A complete guide to combination chemotherapy regimens lexicomps drug reference handbooks by dominic a. Overview thedrug information handbook for oncologyis designed to meet the needs of all oncology professionals involved in prescribing, preparing and administering therapy.160 1060 760 1653 937 687 323 168 1282 1506 548 1335 1055 667 963 447 252 307 1669 1023 1402 82 474 35 339 1400 1395 928 23 831 1154 819 523 199 82 1084