Hematopoietic growth factors in oncology / Gary H. Lyman, David C. Dale, editors.

New York : Springer, c2011.
xv, 433 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.


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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
pt. I -- Introduction to the hematopoietic growth factors / Gary H. Lyman and David C. Dale -- Early-acting hematopoietic growth factors: biology and clinical experience / Stephen J. Szilvassy -- Granulocyte colony-stimulating factors / Graham Molineux -- Erythropoiesis-stimulating agents / Steve Elliott -- Thrombopoietin factors / Ping Wei -- pt. II The colony-stimulating factors -- Cyclic and chronic neutropenia / David C. Dale and Karl Welte -- The myeloid growth factors / Gary H. Lyman -- Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor prophylaxis in adult cancer patients receiving chemotherapy / Nicole M. Kuderer -- Summary and comparison of myeloid growth factor guidelines in patients receiving cancer chemotherapy / Gary H. Lyman and Jessica Malone Kleiner -- Granulocyte colony-stimulating factors and risk of acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome / Gary H. Lyman and Nicole M. Kuderer -- pt. III -- The erythroid-stimulating agents -- Do erythropoietic-stimulating agents relieve fatigue? a review of reviews / David T. Eton and David Cella -- Randomized controlled trials of the erythroid-stimulating agents in cancer patients / John A. Glaspy -- Ten years of meta-analyses on erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in cancer patients / Thomy Tonia and Julia Bohlius -- Clinical practice guidelines for the use of erythroid-stimulating agents: ASCO, EORTC, NCCN / Alan E. Lichtin -- pt. IV -- The thrombopoietic agents -- Thrombocytopenia and platelet transfusions in patients with cancer / Jason Valent and Charles A. Schiffer -- Romiplostim / David J. Kuter -- Eltrombopag / James B. Bussel and Mariana P. Pinheiro -- pt. V -- Special considerations -- The hematopoietic growth factors in acute leukemia: US perspective / Olga Frankfurt and Martin S. Tallman -- The hematopoietic growth factors in acute leukemia: a European perspective / Michael Heuser, Arnold Ganser, and Dieter Hoelzer -- The hematopoietic growth factors in the myelodysplastic syndromes / Jose Ortega, Rami Komrokji, and Allan F. List -- Hematopoietic growth factors in older cancer patients / Michelle Shayne and Lodovico Balducci -- The economics of the hematopoietic growth factors / Adi Eldar-Lissai and Gary H. Lyman.
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