Chemotherapy in Neonates and Infants: Pharmacological Oncology for Children Under 1 Year Old By Carolina Witchmichen Penteado Schmidt
English | EPUB | 2018 | 210 Pages | ISBN : 3319705903 | 0.7 MB
This book provides a comprehensive overview of pediatric oncology, discussing drug therapy and treatment in children under the age of 1 year. It is the first volume to focus on chemotherapy in newborns and infants, especially the daily clinical practice and treatment protocols. Intended as a practical manual, it addresses all the major topics related to pediatric oncology in an accessible and easy-to-use format. It examines topics in pediatric oncology therapeutics, including drug metabolism, excretion, toxicity, drugs that can be used for each week or month of the patient’s life, dose adjustment and treatment protocols.