Chemotherapy

Brochures

 Chemotherapy and Other Drug Therapies: A Guide for People with Cancer by Canadian Cancer Society (.pdf)

 Chemotherapy and You by National Cancer Institute (.pdf)

 A Guide to Chemotherapy by American Cancer Society (.pdf)

Chemotherapy at the JGH


With information on how chemotherapy is administered at the hospital, cancer, metastases, tests, treatments, team of care, and other resources. 
 

Chemotherapy Guide (Rossy Cancer Network)


With information on chemotherapy, how it is administered, duration, team of care, procedure, side effects management, and other related topics. 

 

Quick Information handouts by the Gyn-onc Health Information Service

 Chemotherapy: Ovarian Cancer (.pdf)

 Chemotherapy: Endometrial Cancer/Uterine Cancer (.pdf)

 Chemotherapy: Cervical Cancer (.pdf)

 Chemotherapy: Vaginal Cancer (.pdf)

 Chemotherapy: Vulvar Cancer (.pdf)

Additional Information about Chemotherapy (by le Groupe d'étude en oncologie du Québec)


Cervix
 Cisplatin + Topotecan 
 Cisplatine + Concomitant Radiotherapy

Endometrial cancer
 TAP (Doxorubicin, Cisplatine, Paclitaxel) 

Leiomyosarcoma
 Gemcitabine + Docetaxel

Ovary
 Bevacizumab
 Carboplatine + Paclitaxel (Dose Dense)
 Carboplatine + Doxorubicine + Liposomale
 Carboplatine + Paclitaxel 
 Doxorubicine + Liposomale
 Topotecan

Sarcoma 
 Gemcitabine + Docetaxel
 Ifosfamide + Doxorubicin

 

Please note: The information provided by the Library is for educational purposes. The Library staff are not medical professionals and cannot diagnose illness or recommend treatment. We encourage you to discuss the information we provide with your doctor or health care professional.

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