By William T. Creasman Philip J. DiSaia
Due to stronger detection applied sciences, early prognosis and remedy, and cutting edge examine, the outlook for gynecologic oncology sufferers is gradually enhancing each day. provide your sufferers the easiest in analysis and administration with the aid of this top reference on gynecologic malignancies. as well as cancers of the feminine reproductive tract, the seventh variation of this crucial source additionally discusses breast and colorectal illness, equipping you with the abilities you want to offer powerful and compassionate deal with each patient.Recognize the scientific presentation of gynecologic malignancies as a result of exact chapters equipped via melanoma variety and measurement. follow authoritative tips on all points of gynecologic oncology with appendices protecting staging, screening, dietary remedy, toxicity standards, blood part remedy, radiological treatment, and familiar statistical phrases. simply establish and soak up key details by way of outlines at first of every bankruptcy. opt for the simplest administration plan for every sufferer utilizing algorithms inside of each one bankruptcy. achieve a clean standpoint at the analysis and remedy of gynecologic malignancies with contributions from 2 new editors. stay awake thus far with extended and up-to-date chapters on genes and melanoma, cervical melanoma, and biologic therapy-plus all the newest healing protocols. evaluate the most recent info on laparoscopy, DVT issues, and infections and wounds. Skillfully deal with essentially the most tough demanding situations on your perform with complete chapters on palliative care and caliber of existence.
By Borislav Hristov, Steven H. Lin MD PhD, John P. Christodouleas MD MPH
- Covers all websites and melanoma varieties presently handled with radiotherapy with an emphasis on remedy innovations and the proof in the back of them.
- Detailed questions about the common historical past, epidemiology, analysis, staging, and treatment-related negative effects for every melanoma type
- Mnemonics and tables reduction realizing and retention
- Includes the most recent information and most modern experiences from the sector to mirror current/standard radiation oncology practice
- Updated appendix of standard tissue tolerance tables follows QUANTEC recommendations
- Complete content material with stronger navigation
- A robust seek software that attracts effects from content material within the booklet, your notes, or even the web
- Cross-linked pages, references, and extra for simple navigation
- Highlighting instrument for simpler reference of key content material during the text
- Ability to take and percentage notes with pals and colleagues
- Quick-reference tabbing to save lots of your favourite content material for destiny use
- Interactive Q&A financial institution for self-testing
By S.O. Schoenberg, Stefan O. Schoenberg;Olaf Dietrich;Maximilian F. Reiser
Parallel imaging suggestions have just recently been brought into magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in medical regimen, yet they've got already received broad scientific reputation in different functions. Their significant benefits by way of larger spatial and temporal answer and more advantageous picture caliber in single-shot functions have revolutionized the position of MRI in lots of parts of complete sickness imaging. This booklet offers the 1st in-depth creation to parallel imaging thoughts and, specifically, to the appliance of parallel imaging in scientific MRI. it is going to offer readers with a broader figuring out of the elemental ideas of parallel imaging and of the benefits and drawbacks of particular MR protocols in medical functions in all elements of the physique at 1.5 and three Tesla.
By Iwao Ojima, Gregory D. Vite, Karl-Heinz Altmann
Describes leading edge methods within the improvement of anticancer brokers for chemotherapy. those new and interdisciplinary ways are geared toward the improvement of tumor particular anticancer brokers whereas expanding the efficiency opposed to drug-resistant tumors. the quantity contains an summary of latest paradigms for melanoma drug discovery and improvement via NCI, new new release cytotoxic brokers, mechanism established enzyme inhibitors as anticancer brokers, anti-angiogenesis brokers, antitumor vaccines, and tumor activated prodrugs utilizing immunoconjugates of monoclonal antibodies with cytotoxic brokers.
By Edward B Stelow MD, Stacey Mills
By Sverre Heim, Felix Mitelman
The 1st 3 variations of this acclaimed publication offered a much-needed conceptual synthesis of this quickly relocating box. Now, Cancer Cytogenetics, Fourth variation, bargains a finished, accelerated, and up to date evaluation of modern dramatic advances during this region, incorporating an enormous volume of recent facts from the most recent easy and scientific investigations.
- New members reflecting broader overseas authorship or even better expertise
- Greater emphasis all through at the scientific significance and alertness of data approximately cytogenetic and molecular aberrations
- Includes an entire assurance of chromosome aberrations in melanoma in line with an evaluation of the 60,000 neoplasms cytogenetically investigated to date
- Now produced in complete colour for greater clarity
- Covers how molecular genetic information (PCR-based and sequencing details) are collated with the cytogenetic info the place pertinent
- Discusses how molecular cytogenetic info (based on stories utilizing FISH, CGH, SNP, and so on) are fused with karyotyping info to allow an as complete knowing of melanoma cytogenetics as is presently possible
By Thomas Dittmar, Kurt S. Zänker
This ebook summarizes the most recent findings concerning the position of melanoma stem cells (CSCs) in melanoma biology and the way this data should be used for novel anticancer cures. It presents an summary of CSCs in chosen malignancies with specific emphasis on hematopoietic neoplasias. It then experiences the function of CSCs in metastasis formation and initiation of melanoma relapses. It additionally examines the darkish website of cancer treatment reminiscent of traditional melanoma treatments that can bring about the starting place of recurrence CSCs. ultimately, it offers a quick evaluation of present suggestions that could permit for a selective er. Read more...