The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology (4th Edition)


Download The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology (4th Edition) written by Jame Abraham, James L. Gulley, Carmen J. Allegra in PDF format. This book is under the category Medicine and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 1451187580/9781451187588. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology; 4th edition; (PDF); is a concise; clear and comprehensive reference book for the busy clinician to use in his or her daily patient encounters. It emphasizes less on etiology; pathophysiology; and epidemiology; and paticularly more on practical clinical information. Cancer management information is presented in a reader-friendly format that provides a comprehensive review of each disease along with the most commonly used treatment regime; including chemotherapy dosing and schedules.

The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology 4e features:

  • Great for board exams
  • Organized by body region
  • Contributors all from NIH (or they trained there)
  • User-friendly formatting – tables; algorithms; charts; bullet points
  • A clear; concise; complete reference ebook for the busy clinician for daily patient management

New to this 4th edition:

  • New clinical trial data added on treatment
  • New treatment regimens added to all appropriate chapters
  • More chemotherapeutic agents added (including newer regimens and dosages)
  • Major addition will be to add about 5 board review question and answers per chapter – more than 200 board review questions
  • Add a chapter on Cancer Genetics and expand the Basics of Genomics for practicing oncologists to include the clinically relevant molecular tests.

NOTE: The product includes the ebook; The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Oncology (4th Edition) in PDF. No access codes are included.


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Jame Abraham, James L. Gulley, Carmen J. Allegra


LWW; 4th edition




800 pages









Table of contents

Table of contents :
“”SECTION One Head and Neck””
“”Chapter 1 Head and Neck Cancer””
“”SECTION Two Thorax””
“”Chapter 2 Nonâ€?Small Cell Lung Cancer””
“”Chapter 3 Small Cell Lung Cancer””
“”SECTION Three Digestive System””
“”Chapter 4 Esophageal Cancer””
“”Chapter 5 Gastric Cancers””
“”Chapter 6 Biliary Tract Cancer””
“”Chapter 7 Primary Cancers of the Liver””
“”Chapter 8 Colorectal Cancer””
“”Chapter 9 Pancreatic Cancer””
“”Chapter 10 Anal Cancer””
“”Chapter 11 Other Gastrointestinal Tumors”” “”SECTION Four Breast””””Chapter12 Breast Cancer””
“”SECTION Five Genitourinary””
“”Chapter 13 Renal Cell Cancer””
“”Chapter 14 Prostate Cancer””
“”Chapter 15 Bladder Cancer””
“”Chapter 16 Testicular Carcinoma””
“”SECTION Six Gynecologic””
“”Chapter 17 Ovarian Cancer””
“”Chapter 18 Endometrial Cancer””
“”Chapter 19 Cervical Cancer””
“”Chapter 20 Vulvar Cancer””
“”SECTION Seven Musculoskeletal””
“”Chapter 21 Sarcomas and Malignancies of the Bone””
“”SECTION Eight Skin””
“”Chapter 22 Skin Cancers and Melanoma””
“”SECTION Nine Hematologic Malignancies”” “”Chapter 23 Acute Leukemia””””Chapter 24 Chronic Lymphoid Leukemias””
“”Chapter 25 Chronic Myeloid Leukemia””
“”Chapter 26 Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms””
“”Chapter 27 Multiple Myeloma””
“”Chapter 28 Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma””
“”Chapter 29 Hodgkin Lymphoma””
“”Chapter 30 Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation””
“”SECTION Ten Other Malignancies””
“”Chapter 31 Carcinoma of Unknown Primary””
“”Chapter 32 Central Nervous System Tumors””
“”Chapter 33 Endocrine Tumors””
“”SECTION Eleven Supportive Care””
“”Chapter 34 Hematopoietic Growth Factors”” “”Chapter 35 Infectious Complications in Oncology””””Chapter 36 Oncologic Emergencies and Paraneoplastic Syndromes””
“”Chapter 37 Psychopharmacologic Management in Oncology””
“”Chapter 38 Management of Emesis””
“”Chapter 39 Medical Nutrition Therapy””
“”Chapter 40 Pain and Palliative Care””
“”Chapter 41 Central Venous Access Device””
“”SECTION Twelve Common Office Procedures and Other Topics””
“”Chapter 42 Procedures in Medical Oncology””
“”Chapter 43 Diagnosis-Driven Individualization of Cancer Care””
“”Chapter 44 Basic Principles of Radiation Oncology”” “”Chapter 45 Clinical Genetics””””Chapter 46 Anticancer Agents””
“”APPENDIX 2 Answers to Review Questions””

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