2005 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2004 - Medical - 1116 pages
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2005 Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook is a comprehensive nursing resource for assessment, intervention, and patient education in the administration of oncology drugs. This text reviews drug information from the nurse's point of view, and helps the nurse focus on minimizing toxicity. This essential reference provides valuable information on effective symptom management and chemotherapy administration for the oncology nurse. Updated annually, the 2005 edition includes the following new drugs: pemetrexed, albarelix for injectable suspension, nanoparticle albumin-bound paclitaxel, telithromycin, daptomycin, palifermin, lenalidomide, oblimersen sodium, edrecolomab, PTK787, Suberoylanilide hydroxamic acid (SAHA), palonosetron, cincacalcet HCL. Additioanlly, indications and toxicity data has been updated for individual drugs. A new chapter on molecular targeted therapy presents a concise, easy-to-understand overview of carcinogenesis, metastasis, and molecular targets. For easy access to critical drug information the Oncology Nursing Drug Handbook is now available as a software reference for your Palm or PocketPC handheld device. This software makes vital oncology drug information, including chemotherapeutic regimens, immediately accessible to oncology nurses.
 

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Contents

Cancer Treatment
1
Introduction to Chemotherapy Drugs 2
18
abarelix for injectable suspension
41
adrenocorticoids
44
altretamine
47
9aminocamptothecin
49
aminoglutethimide
51
anastrozole
53
oxaliplatin
234
paclitaxel
238
pamidronate disodium
245
pegasparaginase
247
pemetrexed
250
plicamycin
253
with carmustine BCNU implant
257
procarbazine hydrochloride
259

androgens
55
arsenic trioxide
57
asparaginase
64
5azacytidine
67
bicalutamide
70
bleomycin sulfate
72
busulfan
75
busulfan for injection
77
capecitabine
83
carboplatin
86
carmustine
89
chlorambucil
93
cisplatin
95
cladribine
101
cyclophosphamide
103
cytarabine cytosine arabinoside
107
cytarabine liposome injection
111
dacarbazine
113
dactinomycin
116
daunorubicin citrate liposome injection
119
daunorubicin hydrochloride
123
decitabine
126
docetaxel
128
doxorubicin hydrochloride
136
doxorubicin hydrochloride liposome injection
139
eniluracil
145
epirubicin HCl
147
estramustine
152
estrogens
154
etoposide
156
exemestane
160
floxuridine
163
fludarabine phosphate
165
5fluorouracil
168
flutamide
170
fulvestrant injection
172
gemcitabine
174
goserelin acetate
179
hydroxyurea
181
idarubicin
184
idoxifene
187
ifosfamide
188
irinotecan
191
ketoconazole
196
letrozole
199
leuprolide acetate
201
lomustine
204
mechlorethamine hydrochloride
206
melphalan hydrochloride
209
menogaril
212
mercaptopurine
215
methotrexate
216
methylCCNU
220
mitomycin
223
mitotane
226
mitoxantrone
227
nanoparticle albuminbound paclitaxel
230
nilutamide
232
progestational agents
262
raloxifene hydrochloride
263
Biologic Response Modifier Therapy
314
Antineoplastic Treatment Agonists Radiosensitizers
366
Cytoprotective Agents
379
139
389
Molecularly Targeted Therapies
395
Symptom Management
503
NONOPIOID ANALGESICS
516
aspirin acetylsalicylic acid
519
celecoxib
521
choline magnesium trisalicylate
524
clonidine hydrochloride
525
gabapentin
529
ibuprofen
530
indomethacin
533
ketorolac tromethamine
537
salsalate
541
OPIOID ANALGESICS
542
fentanyl citrate
546
fentanyl transdermal system
549
hydromorphone
553
morphinedextromethorphan
573
oxycodone
576
ADJUVANTS AGENTS 580
581
Nausea and Vomiting
583
aprepitant
591
dexamethasone
593
diphenhydramine hydrochloride
594
dolasetron mesylate
597
dronabinol
599
droperidol
600
granisetron hydrochloride
602
haloperidol
603
metoclopramide hydrochloride
605
ondansetron hydrochloride
607
palonosetron
609
prochlorperazine
611
promethazine hydrochloride
613
scopolamine
615
Anorexia and Cachexia
618
dronabinol
619
thalidomide
623
Anxiety and Depression
627
Hypercalcemia
692
Infection
711
ANTIBIOTICS
720
ANTIFUNGALS
886
ANTIVIRALS
907
Constipation
924
Diarrhea
939
Controlling Occupational Exposure
950
National Cancer Institute Common Toxicity Criteria
982
Cancer Chemotherapeutic Regimens Adult
1054
Index II03
1103
256
1104
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