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Principles and practice of surgical oncology : multidisciplinary approach to difficult problems

Author: Howard Silberman; Allan W Silberman
Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2010.
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Uniquely emphasizes a multidisciplinary, integrated approach to the treatment of solid tumors. It presents treatment strategies that combine surgery with preoperative or postoperative adjunctive chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, and/or radiation therapy to achieve optimal outcome. The book features contributions from surgeons, basic scientists, pathologists, radiologists, radiation therapists, and medical oncologists  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Silberman; Allan W Silberman
ISBN: 9780781765466 0781765463
OCLC Number: 370604809
Description: xxxi, 1083 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Principles of molecular biology for cancer surgeons --
Genetic and environmental factors in cancer pathogenesis --
Specialialized nutritional support for cancer patients --
Occult metastases: detection and prognostic and therapeutic implications --
Hematopoietic stem sell transplants for soild tumors --
Intraperitoneal drug therapy for intra-abdominal spread of cancer --
Antibodies and their conjugates for targeted thearapy of cancer --
Computerized tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonography, and positron emission tomography scanning in the evaluation and management of cancer patients --
Role of positron emission tomography and positron emission tomography-computeriezd tomography --
Organ transplantation and malignancy --
Minimally invasisve surgery for cancer --
Radiation therapy: an overviw of recent advances and future innovations --
Surgical consequences of abdominal irradiation --
Peritoneal carcinomatosis, sarcomatosis, and mesothelioma: surgical responsibilities --
Cancer and pregnancy --
Breast imaging --
Non-invasive and premalignant neoplasms of the breast --
Surgical options for stage I and II breast cancer --
Radiation therapy in breast-conserving therapy for invasive breast cancer --
Adjuvant therapy in breast cancer --
Axillary lymphadenectomy for breast cancer: impact on survival --
Sentinel lymph node analysis in breast cancer: indications, techniques, and results --
Preoperative chemotherapy for locally advanced and inflammatory breast cancer --
Evolution of elective lymph node dissection --
for cutaneous malignant melanoma --
Adjuvant therapy for melanoma: review of published data and studies in progress --
Melanoma: surgical approach to metastic disease --
Soft tissues sarcomas --
Diagnostic and treatment of malignant tumors of the bone --
Chemotherapy of soft-tissue sarcomas --
The pathogeneis of esophageal carcinoma --
Surgical management of cancer of the esophagus --
Neoadjutant therapy for esophageal cancer --
Cancer of the stomach : surgical management --
Gastric cancer: perioperative adjunctive therapy --
Cancer of the pancreas: surgical management --
Cancer of the pancreas : adjuvant and neoadvant therapy --
Nonhematolymphoid tumors and tumorlike conditions of the spleen --
Colorectal cancer: Laparoscopic versus open surgery --
Sphincter-preserving surgery in the management of rectal cancer --
Colorectal cancer: adjuvant and neoadjuvant therapy --
Pelvic exenteration: indications, techniques, and results --
Neuroendocrine tumors of the gastroenteropancreatic axis --
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors --
Small bowel tumors --
Malignant tumors arising in inflammatory bowel disease --
Surgical management of primary malignant and benign tumors of the liver --
Surgical management of mestatic liver disease --
Liver tumors: multimodality treatment of hepatic metastases --
Primary vascular tumors --
Diagnosis and management of thyroid cancer --
Surgical management of primary lung cancer --
Adjuvant chemotherapy for early-stage non-small cell lung cancer --
Surgical management of metastatic lung disease --
Urologic cancers: surgical management of kidney, bladder, prostate, and testis cancers --
Adjuvant and neoadjuvant treatment for genitourinary cancers --
Surgical management of ovarian cancer --
Cancers of the biliary tract: surgical management of cancer of the gallbladder and bile ducts --
Radiologic intervention in malignant biliary obstruction --
Management of pain in cancer and cancer treatment.
Responsibility: editors, Howard Silberman, Allan W. Silberman.

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Emphasizes an integrated approach to the treatment of solid tumors. This work presents treatment strategies that combine surgery with preoperative or postoperative adjunctive chemotherapy, hormonal  Read more...

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Annals of Surgery, 01-APR-09, Volume 251, Issue 4, David J. Bentrem, MD, MS, Chicago, IL -- "This second edition textbook has been expanded and contains 59 chapters focused on the combined Read more...

 
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