“This is one of the most useful books in this area and I have routinely recommended it for all fellows and residents in our university and hospital.” (Doody’s, 24 August 2012)
From the Back Cover
This new edition of Handbook of Pediatric Hematology andOncology: Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland
features practical guidance on how to handle common inpatient andoutpatient challenges seen in pediatric hematology and oncology.Designed as a rapid reference to the latest diagnostic andtherapeutic protocols, the text is short and didactic andsupplemented with practical algorithms and case studies throughout.Completely revised and updated, there are brand-new chapters onsubjects including bone marrow transplantation, pain management andpalliative care. Comprehensive, yet concise, the handbook presentsessential guidelines on the diagnosis and management of the mostcommon pediatric blood disorders and malignancies, in addition tochemotherapeutic drug information and transfusion protocols.
Designed for medical students, residents, and fellows, thisuser-friendly portable reference is also the perfect companion onthe ward for pediatric hematology and oncology nurses.