John Libbey Eurotext

Hépato-Gastro & Oncologie Digestive


Treatment of chemotherapy side effects Volume 17, special issue 4, Prise en charge de la toxicité de la chimiothérapie anticancéreuse et soins de support en oncologie digestive


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HGE Lyon Sud, France

The therapeutic progress in intestinal cancer care is real with a longer survival rate. This efficiency is associated with side effects which sometimes require a decreased dosage or a longer rest period between treatments (leading to less efficiency). That's why it's very important to detect and treat them as soon as possible. We reviewed the general and specific side effects of each drug.