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Chemotherapy

  • By: Rahul Gladwin
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Chemotherapy is the treatment of disease by administering drugs. Chemotherapy is most commonly used to treat all types of cancer by destroying cancer cells and preventing them from metastasizing. During chemotherapy, chemicals are introduced into the body to destroy ...

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