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Textbook of medical oncology

Author: Francesco Cavalli; Heine Høi Hansen; Stanley B Kaye
Publisher: London : Martin Dunitz, 1997.
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Medical oncology has expanded markedly during the last ten years, largely owing to the dramatic advances being made in cell and molecular biology, which are increasing our understanding of the nature of malignancy. These advances have resulted in the rapid development of new pharmacological and biological therapies, and effective management of cancer patients means that the physician must keep in the forefront of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francesco Cavalli; Heine Høi Hansen; Stanley B Kaye
ISBN: 9781853172908 1853172901
OCLC Number: 36430897
Description: x, 516 pages : illustrations
Contents: Role and future of medical oncology; molecular biology of cancer; principles of systemic therapy; principles of clinical trials; breast cancer; gynaecological cancer; head and neck cancer; lung cancer; gastrointestinal cancer; urologic cancer; sarcoma; childhood cancer; leukaemias; non-Hodgkin's lymphoma; Hodgkin's disease; myeloma; brain tumours; melanoma; tumours of unknown origin; support care; management of medical emergencies; evaluation of quality of life; palliative and home care.
Other Titles: Medical oncology
Responsibility: edited by Franco Cavalli, Heine H. Hansen, Stanley B. Kaye.


A comprehensive text for medical oncology trainees, covering the biology of the disease and providing an overview of its management. The work discusses the priciples of clinical trials, and covers  Read more...


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