Cancer Policy: Pharmaceutical Safety

  • June M. McKoy
  • Dennis P. West

Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 171)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Karen Fitzner, Frederick Oteng-Mensah
    Pages 1-20
  3. Katherine O’Brien, June M. McKoy, Frank Penedo
    Pages 21-35
  4. Dustin B. Liebling, Emmanuel Cordova, Gary Deng, June M. McKoy
    Pages 37-45
  5. Brian Chen, John Restaino, Elizabeth Tippett
    Pages 47-59
  6. June M. McKoy, Frank J. Giles
    Pages 61-73
  7. Kari K. Loeser, June M. McKoy, Glen T. Schumock
    Pages 93-105
  8. Megan Slocum, Sophie F. Garcia, June M. McKoy
    Pages 107-118
  9. Melissa Simon, Emmanuel Cordova, June M. McKoy
    Pages 119-128

About this book


Cancer Policy: Pharmaceutical Safety provides invaluable information on the interesting and compelling field of cancer drug safety. Identifying and understanding high-priority policy issues and key pharmacovigilance strategies is of paramount importance. In this volume, outstanding and original chapters provide an overview and synthesis of the latest thoughts and findings relating to drug safety in the cancer domain. Topics include natural language processing and pharmacovigilance of alternative cancer pharmaceuticals. The information presented in this volume will improve understanding of emerging strategies to identify adverse drug reactions and drug-drug interactions within the cancer setting and will highlight policies that have been instituted to improve cancer patient safety. In summary, Cancer Policy: Pharmaceutical Safety explores many of the important areas of pharmacovigilance research in oncology.


Drug Safety Health Oncology Pharmaceutical Policy Toxicity

Editors and affiliations

  • June M. McKoy
    • 1
  • Dennis P. West
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of MedicineNorthwestern UniversityChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of MedicineNorthwestern UniversityChicagoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-43894-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-43896-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0927-3042
  • Series Online ISSN 2509-8497
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