Oncology and Radiation Therapy

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Published:
October 13, 2014
Author(s):
Colin S. Cooper
One of the most fruitful areas of research, as judged by the very large numbers of new cancer genes identified, has been the molecular analysis of recurrent chromosomal translocations. The original concept that gave rise to this book was that key scientists involved in the original isolation of the 
Published:
August 01, 2014
Editor(s):
Stanley H. Benedict, David J. Schlesinger, Steven J. Goetsch, Brian D. Kavanagh
Written by internationally known experts in the field, Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy examines one of the fastest-developing subspecialties within radiation oncology. These procedures deliver large doses of radiation in one to five sessions to a precisely 
Published:
June 20, 2014
Editor(s):
Kasirajan Ayyanathan
Cell signaling is a field that studies how cells communicate to control basic activities and respond to their environment. When looking specifically at cancer cells, researchers can gain a better understanding of cancer on a cellular level, an understanding that may have implications for developing 
Published:
June 18, 2014
Editor(s):
Mohd Rushdan Md Noor, Tay Eng Hseon, Low Jen Hui Jeffrey
Gynaecologic oncology is one of the most important subjects in gynaecology and a very challenging field. The management of patients with gynaecological cancers is complex, as the impact of the outcome of such cancers can be critical. This handbook covers the basics of carcinogenesis and the 
Published:
May 16, 2014
Editor(s):
Satya Prakash Gupta
Cancer-causing viruses, also called oncoviruses, play a key role in the development of certain cancers. They contribute to genetic changes that disrupt the cell cycle machinery, interfering with functions such as cell growth. Cancer-Causing Viruses and Their Inhibitors presents a plethora of 
Published:
March 21, 2014
Author(s):
Wojciech Gorczyca
Management of tumor patients now relies on new individualized approaches to treatment, requiring extensive knowledge of the molecular makeup of tumors. Updated and expanded, the third edition of Atlas of Differential Diagnosis in Neoplastic Hematopathology examines not only the differential 
Published:
March 12, 2014
Editor(s):
Ingrid Reiser, Stephen Glick
An innovative, three-dimensional x-ray imaging technique that enhances projection radiography by adding depth resolution, Tomosynthesis Imaging explores tomosynthesis, an emerging limited-angle tomographic imaging technology that is being considered for use in a range of clinical applications, and 
Published:
February 07, 2014
Editor(s):
Cailtin Gillan, Lisa DiProspero, Nicole Harnett, Lori Holden
This book addresses a wide range of topics, from the principles of evidence-based practice to the process and dissemination of research to unique considerations such as clinical trials, patenting, and health services research. The case for evidence-based practice and a collaborative research 
Published:
January 30, 2014
Editor(s):
Debmalya Barh, Angelo Carpi, Mukesh Verma, Mehmet Gunduz
  Gleaning information from more than 100 experts in the field of cancer diagnosis, prognosis, and therapy worldwide, Cancer Biomarkers: Non-Invasive Early Diagnosis and Prognosis determines the significance of clinical validation approaches for several markers. This book examines the use of 
Published:
January 17, 2014
Editor(s):
Feng Si-shen, Stanford Chong, Jenny Rompas
This book is a collection of the major publications of the authors in the emerging area of chemotherapeutic engineering. It describes and demonstrates the concept, feasibility, safety and prospect of chemotherapeutic engineering through a full spectrum of proof-of-concept experiments from design,