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Title Textbook of febrile neutropenia / edited by Kenneth V.I. Rolston, Edward B. Rubenstein
Published London : Martin Dunitz, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (x, 341 pages) : illustrations, portraits 25 cm
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgment""; ""Contributors""; ""1. Fever and neutropenia: An historical perspective""; ""2. Overview of pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic principles of anti-infective dosing in the neutropenic patient""; ""3. Controversies and quandaries: The design of clinical trials in fever and neutropenia""; ""4. Current epidemiology of infections in neutropenic cancer patients""; ""5. Infections in patients with solid tumors""; ""6. Infections in patients with hematologic malignancies""
""14. Clinical practical guidelines in patients with fever and neutropenia""""15. Healthcare economic concepts in fever and neutropenia""; ""16. Fever in the neutropenic patient: Past lessons and future prospects""; ""Index""
""7. Evaluation and management of fever in the neutropenic hematopoietic stem cell transplant patient""""8. Initial clinical evaluation and risk assessment of the febrile neutropenic cancer patient""; ""9. Risk-adjusted management of the febrile neutropenic cancer patient""; ""10. Evaluation and management of vascular access device infections in febrile neutropenic cancer patients""; ""11. Special considerations in children with fever and neutropenia""; ""12. Prophylaxis of infections""; ""13. Cytokines and WBC transfusions""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Febrile neutropenia -- Treatment.
Neutropenia -- chemically induced.
Neutropenia -- therapy.
Antineoplastic Agents -- adverse effects.
Fever -- chemically induced.
Form Electronic book
Author Rolston, Kenneth V. I.
Rubenstein, Edward B., 1957-
ISBN 0203215273 (electronic bk.)
9780203215272 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Febrile neutropenia