Evidence-Based Paediatric Oncology / Edition 1

Evidence-Based Paediatric Oncology / Edition 1

by Ross Pinkerton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0727914405

ISBN-13: 9780727914408

Pub. Date: 09/28/2002

Publisher: Wiley

Evidence-based Pediatric Oncology is a ground breaking text on the management of childhood cancers, using the available systematic reviews and Standard Options recommendations (SORs), which are evidence-based treatment recommendations. Each chapter carries commentaries from leading internationally recognised paediatric oncologists. The text will be kept up to

Overview

Evidence-based Pediatric Oncology is a ground breaking text on the management of childhood cancers, using the available systematic reviews and Standard Options recommendations (SORs), which are evidence-based treatment recommendations. Each chapter carries commentaries from leading internationally recognised paediatric oncologists. The text will be kept up to date with a free access website.


  • Based on most up to date reviews of trials in paediatric oncology
  • Internationally respected authorship
  • First review of randomised trials in childrens cancer
  • Demonstrates evidence base for much current practice
  • Ready access to details of important trials

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780727914408
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/2002
Series:
Evidence-Based Medicine Series, #38
Pages:
430
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Solid Tumours.

1 Rhabdomyosarcoma.

2 Osteosarcoma.

3 Craft Ewing's Sarcoma.

4 Wilms' Tumour.

5 Neuroblastoma.

6 Heptoblastoma and Malignant germ-cell Tumours.

7 Medulloblastoma.

8 Giloma.

9 Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

10 Hodgkin's Disease.

Part II: Leukaemia.

Acute Myeloid Leukaemia.

11 Induction Regimens in Acute Myeloid Leukaemia.

12 Role of Autologous BMT in Children with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia in First Remission.

13 Radiotherapy as CNS Directed Treatment in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.

14 Comparisons of Methods of CNS Directed Therapy in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.

15 Duration of Continuing (Maintenance) Therapy in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.

16 Modification of Continuing Chemotherapy in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.

Index.

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