Appropriate chemotherapy dosing for obese adult patients with cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology clinical practice guideline.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, Volume 30, Issue 13, p.1553-61 (2012)

Keywords:

Adult, Antineoplastic Agents, Body Surface Area, Body Weight, Drug Dosage Calculations, Evidence-Based Medicine, Humans, Neoplasms, Obesity, Pharmacogenetics, Physician's Practice Patterns, Treatment Outcome

Abstract:

To provide recommendations for appropriate cytotoxic chemotherapy dosing for obese adult patients with cancer.