Cancer Therapy: Prescribing and Administration Basics is a helpful handbook that guides multidisciplinary hematology/oncology practitioners in the practical, day-to-day aspects of cancer therapy prescribing, verification, admixing, administration, and billing. This valuable resource will help practitioners to optimize patient compliance, drug efficacy, and safety by providing patient counseling tips, proper safety and dispensing of oral cancer therapy information, and clinically significant drug interactions. Cancer Therapy: Prescribing and Administration Basics is also a useful text for healthcare professionals whose primary area of practice is not hematology/oncology but who may be responsible for verifying, preparing, dispensing, or administering cancer therapy agents. This valuable text will provide them with practical information to accurately verify cancer therapy orders before drug preparation and administration and ensure safe use.For example, for oxaliplatin, write for a dose of 130 mg when the calculated dose is 127.5 mg; or write for a dose of 525 mg ... reference texts for standard anticancer therapy regimens by diagnosis, institutional review boarda (IRB-) approvedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cancer Therapy: Prescribing and Administration Basics|
|Author||:||Associate Professor University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy Storrs Connecticut Trinh Pham, Trinh Pham, Lisa Holle|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2013-12-13|