Henry: Cancer Management in Small Animal Practice

Chapter 12: Chemotherapy


Section A: Basic Chemotherapy Principles

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Section B: Chemotherapy Drug Interactions

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  8. McEvoy GK (ed): Antineoplastic agents. In American Hospital Formulary Services (AHFS) Drug Information. Bethesda, 2005, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
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Section D: Chemotherapy Preparation

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  2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Department of Health and Human Services: NIOSH Alert: Preventing occupational exposures to antineoplastic and other hazardous drugs in health care settings. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2004-165, 2004.
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  4. Trissel LA (ed): Handbook on injectable drugs. Bethesda, 2005, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
  5. Plumb DC (ed): Veterinary drug handbook. Ames, 2005, Iowa Sate Press.

Section E: Chemotherapy Administration

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  2. Kitchell BE, Brown DM, Luck EE, et al: Intralesional implant for treatment of primary oral malignant melanoma in dogs, J Am Vet Med Assoc 204:229, 1994. Medline abstracts
  3. Yoshida K, Watarai Y, Sakai Y, et al: The effect of intralesional bleomycin on canine acanthomatous epulis, J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 34:457, 1998. Medline abstracts
  4. Theon AP, Wilson WD, Magdesian KG, et al: Long-term outcome associated with intratumoral chemotherapy with cisplatin for cutaneous tumors in equidae: 573 cases (1995-2004), J Am Vet Med Assoc 230:1506, 2007. Medline abstracts
  5. Moore AS, Kirk C, Cardona A: Intracavitary cisplatin chemotherapy experience with six dogs, J Vet Intern Med 5:227, 1991. Medline abstracts
  6. Charney SC, Bergman PJ, McKnight JA, et al: Evaluation of intracavitary mitoxantrone and carboplatin for treatment of carcinomatosis, sarcomatosis and mesothelioma, with or without malignant effusions: A retrospective analysis of 12 cases (1997-2002), Vet Comp Oncol 3:171, 2005. Medline abstracts
  7. Cahalane AK, Flanders JA, Steffey MA, et al: Use of vascular access ports with intrathoracic drains for treatment of pleural effusion in three dogs, J Am Vet Med Assoc 230:527, 2007. Medline abstracts
  8. Henry CJ, Russell LE, Tyler JW, et al: Comparison of hematologic and biochemical values for blood samples obtained via jugular venipuncture and via vascular access ports in cats, J Am Vet Med Assoc 220:482, 2002. Medline abstracts
  9. Evans KL, Smeak DD, Couto CG, et al: Comparison of two indwelling central venous access catheters in dogs undergoing fractionated radiotherapy, Vet Surg 23:135, 1994. Medline abstracts
  10. Cahalane AK, Rassnick KM, Flanders JA: Use of vascular access ports in femoral veins of dogs and cats with cancer, J Am Vet Med Assoc 231:1354, 2007. Medline abstracts