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The American Cancer Society’s Oncology in Practice: Clinical Management

Download The American Cancer Society’s Oncology in Practice: Clinical Management written by The American Cancer Society in PDF format. This book is under the category Medicine and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 1118517644; 1118592077; 1118592166/9781118517642/ 9781118592076/ 9781118591963/ 9781118592168. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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Specifications

book-author

The American Cancer Society

publisher

Wiley-Blackwell; 1st edition

file-type

PDF

pages

745 pages

language

English

asin

B079TL192R

isbn10

1118517644; 1118592077; 1118592166

isbn13

9781118517642/ 9781118592076/ 9781118591963/ 9781118592168


Book Description

Developed by the American Cancer Society this new etextbook; The American Cancer Society’s Oncology in Practice: Clinical Management (PDF); is designed for a wide range of practitioners and learners comprehensively addresses all aspects of clinical management for cancer taking an authoritative; balanced and; -where possible- evidence-based stance and may be used in conjunction with the ebook; The American Cancer Society’s Principles of Oncology: Prevention to Survivorship.

Edited by leading clinicians in the field and a stellar contributor list from the Europe and USA; this PDF ebook is written in an easy to understand style by multidisciplinary teams of radiation oncologists; medical oncologists and other specialists; reflecting day-to-day decision-making and clinical practice. Input from radiologists; surgeons; pathologists; and other specialists is included wherever relevant and comprehensive treatment guidelines are provided by expert contributors where there is no standard recognized treatment. This ebook is an ideal resource for anyone seeking a practical understanding of the field of oncology.

book-author

The American Cancer Society

publisher

Wiley-Blackwell; 1st edition

file-type

PDF

pages

745 pages

language

English

asin

B079TL192R

isbn10

1118517644; 1118592077; 1118592166

isbn13

9781118517642/ 9781118592076/ 9781118591963/ 9781118592168

Table of contents


Table of contents :
Content: Intro
Title Page
Copyright Page
Contents
Editorial Board
List of Contributors
Introduction
Section 1 Thoracic Cancers
Chapter 1 Lung Cancer
Incidence and Mortality
Risk Factors
Pathology
Molecular Pathology
Diagnosis
Early Detection
Staging
Treatment
Follow-Up and Survivorship
Acknowledgements
References
Chapter 2 Other Thoracic Malignancies
Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma
Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
References
Section 2 Digestive System Cancers
Chapter 3 Esophageal Cancer
Introduction
Incidence and Mortality
Etiology
Clinical Presentation. Anatomy, Pathology, and Pathways of SpreadDiagnostic Workup
Staging
Prevention and Screening
Treatment
Biologic Therapy
Follow-up and Survivorship
References
Chapter 4 Gastric Adenocarcinoma
Incidence and Mortality
Risk Factors and Prevention
Pathology
Diagnosis
Staging
Treatment
Follow-up
References
Chapter 5 Small Bowel Cancer (Excluding Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors and Carcinoid)
Introduction
Incidence and Mortality
Risk Factors
Pathology
Diagnosis
Staging
Treatment
Follow-Up and Survivorship
Acknowledgements
References. Chapter 6 Adenocarcinoma of the PancreasIntroduction
Incidence and Mortality
Etiology and Risk Factors
Biology
Clinical Presentation
Evaluation and Management
Staging
Treatment: Overview
Palliative and Supportive Care
Conclusion
References
Chapter 7 Liver Cancers
Incidence and Mortality
Etiology and Risk Factors
Prevention, Screening, and Surveillance
Diagnosis
Pathology
Staging
Therapy
Follow-Up and Survivorship
Conclusion
References
Chapter 8 Biliary Tract Cancers/Cholangiocarcinomas
Introduction
Incidence and Mortality
Risk Factors
Pathogenesis
Screening. DiagnosisPathology
Staging
Management
Follow-Up and Survivorship
References
Chapter 9 Colon and Rectal Cancer
Introduction
Incidence and Mortality
Risk Factors
Prevention
Screening
Signs and Symptoms
Pathophysiology
Staging
Treatment Modalities
Therapeutic Goals and Treatment Planning Strategies
Follow-Up and Surveillance
Treatment Failure, Salvage, Palliative Care, End of Life
Survivorship
Conclusion
References
Chapter 10 Anal Cancer
Incidence and Mortality
Risk Factors Screening and Prevention
Clinical Presentation
Treatment
Salvage Therapy. Radiation TechniquesQuality of Life for Patients Treated for Anal Cancer
Conclusion
References
Chapter 11 Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Introduction
Incidence
Etiology and Risk Factors
Clinical Presentation
Diagnosis
Histopathology and Molecular Pathology
Prognostic Factors
Staging
Therapy for Primary Disease
Therapy for Advanced Disease
Surveillance
References
Section 3 Head and Neck
Chapter 12 Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancer
Introduction
Incidence and Mortality
Etiology and Risk Factors
Prevention
Anatomy
Pathology
Pathogenesis
Clinical Presentation.

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