Where this information about cancer drugs comes from
Find out about the major sources of information that we use to put together this section of Cancer Research UK's patient information.
All our information is checked by cancer specialists. The names of our specialist reviewers are at the end of this list.
We also try to find patients to review all our sections. If you have had cancer drug treatment, live in the UK, and would like to become a patient reviewer, you can write to us by clicking on contact us.
Electronic Medicines Compendium
British National Formulary
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence Guidelines
Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network
National Cancer Institute – USA
British Medical Association and the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
The Cochrane Library
The Principles and Practice of Oncology (10th Edition)
VT De Vita, S Hellman, SA Rosenberg
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2015
Handbook of Cancer Chemotherapy (8th Edition)
RT Keel and SN Khleif
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2011
The Royal Marsden Hospital Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures (8th Edition)
L Dougherty and S Lister
The Chemotherapy Source Book (4th Edition)
Michael C Perry
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2008
Dr Prem Mahendra – Consultant Haematologist
Mr Nick Duncan – Oncology Pharmacist
Mr Dermot Ball – Oncology Pharmacist
Ms Netty Wood – Oncology Pharmacist
Ms Man-Chie Chow – Oncology Pharmacist
We would like to thank the many pharmaceutical manufacturers who have answered our questions while compiling this information.
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 1 votes
Question about cancer? Contact our information nurse team