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Chemotherapy: general principles

Contributor(s): Laura Garrett, Irene Rochlitz, Gerry A Polton

Indications

General principles

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Clinical application

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Classification of cytotoxic drugs

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Brønden L B, Rutteman G R, Flagstad A et al (2003) Study of dog and cat owners' perceptions of medical treatment for cancer. Vet Rec 152 (3), 77-80 PubMed.
  • Lucroy M D (2002) Photodynamic therapy for companion animals with cancer. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 32 (3), 693-702, viii PubMed.
  • Teske E, van Straten G, van Noort R et al (2002) Chemotherapy with cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisolone (COP) in cats with malignant lymphoma: new results with old protocol. JVIM 16 (2), 179-186 PubMed.
  • Dobson J (1998) Options for the use of chemotherapy in small animals. Part 1 - Anticancer drugs. In Practice 20 (8), 403-413 VetMedResource.
  • Moore A S (1993) Recent advance in chemotherapy for nonlymphoid malignant neoplasms. Comp Contin Educ 15 (8), 1039-1050 VetMedResource.
  • Vail D M (1993) Recent advance in chemotherapy for lymphoma of dogs and cats. Comp Contin Educ 15 (8), 1031-1034, 1036-1037 VetMedResource.

Other sources of information

  • Ogilvie G M & Moore A S (1995) Chemotherapy: properties, uses and patient management. In Managing the Veterinary cancer patient - a practice manual. Veterinary Learning Systems, Trenton, New Jersey. pp 64-81.
  • Couto C G & Hammer A S (1994) Oncology. In: The cat dizeases and clinical management. Edited by Sherding R G. 2nd edn, Churchill Livingstone, New York. pp 755-773.


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