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Descriptor in English: Induction Chemotherapy
Descriptor in Spanish: Quimioterapia de Inducción
Descriptor in Portuguese: Quimioterapia de Indução
Descriptor in French: Chimiothérapie d'induction
Entry term(s): Chemotherapies, Induction
Chemotherapy, Induction
Induction Chemotherapies
Tree number(s): E02.319.499
E02.860.500
Scope note: Initial drug treatment designed to bring about REMISSION INDUCTION. It is typically a short-term and high-dose drug treatment that is followed by CONSOLIDATION CHEMOTHERAPY and then MAINTENANCE CHEMOTHERAPY.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 2012
DeCS UI: 54684
Descriptor UI: D060828
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Induction Chemotherapy - Preferred
Concept UI M0555601
Scope note Initial drug treatment designed to bring about REMISSION INDUCTION. It is typically a short-term and high-dose drug treatment that is followed by CONSOLIDATION CHEMOTHERAPY and then MAINTENANCE CHEMOTHERAPY.
Preferred term Induction Chemotherapy
Entry term(s) Chemotherapies, Induction
Chemotherapy, Induction
Induction Chemotherapies



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