Chemotherapy is used to cure cancer completely when used alone or chemotherapy can help other therapies, such as radiotherapy or surgery have more effective results. Chemotherapy is also used to prevent reoccurrence of cancer or delay the growth of cancerous cells and also to relieve the symptoms of cancer. Mostly drugs used in Chemotherapy are very potent which indicates very minute quantities are sufficient to bring about therapeutic response and if the medicament is in excess in leads to adverse effects and side effects and thus a lot of research is still going on to improve the therapy by enhancing the effectiveness and reduce the side effects. Open access (OA) means unrestricted online access to peer-reviewed scholarly research. Open access is primarily intended for scholarly journal articles, but is also provided for a growing number of theses, book chapters, and scholarly monographs. Open access encourages unrestricted spread of knowledge and ideas and thus helps budding scientists to browse freely and gain unlimited knowledge. Open access in Chemotherapy is very much important as it is a very important area and research in this field is the need of the hour. Chemotherapy: open access is a proud product of OMICS International.
Last date updated on June, 2014