Medicine » Oncology

  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma - Future Outlook
    Hepatocellular Carcinoma - Future Outlook
    Editor Ahmed O. Kaseb
    ISBN 978-953-51-1202-0
    322 pages, October, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3455 times.
    Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) develops as a consequence of underlying chronic liver disease, most commonly cirrhosis. Therefore, HCC management draws on the expertise of a range of medical specialists. Many components of current novel therapeutic m ...
  • Advances in the Scientific Evaluation of Bladder Cancer and Molecular Basis for Diagnosis and Treatment
    Advances in the Scientific Evaluation of Bladder Cancer and Molecular Basis for Diagnosis and Treatment
    Editor Raj Persad and Weranja Ranasinghe
    ISBN 978-953-51-1142-9
    130 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3194 times.
    Bladder cancer is the sixth most common cancer in the world affecting more than 300,000 men and women worldwide. This book summarizes the vast breadth of current understanding of the molecular and genetic processes involved in carcinogenesis of the b ...
  • Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy - Increasing Relevance in Cancer Management
    Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy - Increasing Relevance in Cancer Management
    Editor Maurie M. Markman
    ISBN 978-953-51-1139-9
    104 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3857 times.
    In the chapters of this excellent text, the authors have described advances in the neoadjuvant chemotherapeutic management of a number of tumor types. Based on the extensive experience with this management concept in breast cancer, several chapters a ...
  • Cancer Treatment - Conventional and Innovative Approaches
    Cancer Treatment - Conventional and Innovative Approaches
    Editor Letícia Rangel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1098-9
    618 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 25185 times.
    Cancer Treatment: Conventional and Innovative Approaches is an attempt to integrate into a book volume the various aspects of cancer treatment, compiling comprehensive reviews written by an international team of experts in the field. The volume is pr ...
  • Human Papillomavirus and Related Diseases From Bench to Bedside A Diagnostic and Preventive Perspective
    Human Papillomavirus and Related Diseases From Bench to Bedside A Diagnostic and Preventive Perspective
    Editor Davy Vanden Broeck
    ISBN 978-953-51-1072-9
    325 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7616 times.
    Cervical cancer is the second most prevalent cancer among women worldwide, and infection with Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) has been identified as the causal agent for this condition. The natural history of cervical cancer is characterized by slow dise ...
  • Clinical Epidemiology of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - From the Molecules to the Clinic
    Clinical Epidemiology of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - From the Molecules to the Clinic
    Editor Juan Manuel Mejia-Arangure
    ISBN 978-953-51-0990-7
    332 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9964 times.
    This book describes different perspectives of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The approach includes aspects of molecular epidemiology, particularly molecular features that influence the genesis and prognosis of the disease. Some aspects of t ...
  • Highlights in Skin Cancer
    Highlights in Skin Cancer
    Editor Pierre Vereecken
    ISBN 978-953-51-1073-6
    299 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7177 times.
    Highlights in Skincancer is a companion handbook published expressly for all the practitionners who are interested in skin cancers: medical oncologists and dermatologists but also residents, general practitionners, surgeons, plastic surgeons. The boo ...
  • Clinical Management and Evolving Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Patients with Brain Tumors
    Clinical Management and Evolving Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Patients with Brain Tumors
    Editor Terry Lichtor
    ISBN 978-953-51-1058-3
    642 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 20237 times.
    A dramatic increase in knowledge regarding the molecular biology of brain tumors has been established over the past few years, and this has lead to the development of novel therapeutic strategies for these patients. In this book a review of the opti ...