Drug Information Handbook for Oncology, 14th Edition

Price: $74.95
Catalog No.: L20011
Publisher/Vendor: Lexicomp
Author: Diedra L. Bragalone, PharmD, MBA
Pages: 2,362
Size: 2.3 x 4.3 x 7 inches
Format: Softcover Book
Drug Information Handbook for Oncology, 14th Edition (L20011)

The oncology drug monographs in Drug Information Handbook for Oncology, 14th Edition contain concise fields of pharmacology detail, including a Combination Regimens field in specific monographs that provides references to applicable chemotherapy regimens. The Special Topics section reviews cancer-related issues, such as the management of EGFR inhibitor toxicities: dermatologic, ocular, and gastrointestinal; venous thromboembolism in the cancer patient; chronic pain management (cancer); hospice (end of life) care; palliative care medicine (cancer); hematopoietic stem cell transplantation; management of infections; safe handling of hazardous drugs; and emetogenic potential of antineoplastic agents in children. The Appendix adds information on conversions, renal function tests, comparative drug charts, and laboratory reference values for adults.


  • 343 Drug Monographs
  • 506 Chemotherapy Regimens
  • 830 Variations within Regimens
  • Up to 49 Fields of Information per Monograph
  • More than 150 Pages of Appendix & Special Topics Information

New to This Edition

  • 11 New Drug Monographs
  • 57 New Chemotherapy Regimens
  • 94 New Variations Within the Regimens
  • New Special Topics: Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy