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  • 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
    138 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4706 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 ...
  • Hyperthermia
    Hyperthermia
    Editor Nagraj Huilgol
    ISBN 978-953-51-1129-0
    212 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 7842 times.
    The book "Hyperthermia", published by InTech, and edited by Dr. Nagraj Huilgol, of the Department of Radiation Oncology, Dr. Balabhai Nanavati Hospital, India, is comprised of 8 Open Access chapters, covering a wide range of Hyperthermia-related scie ...
  • Cancer Treatment - Conventional and Innovative Approaches
    Cancer Treatment - Conventional and Innovative Approaches
    Editor Letícia Rangel
    ISBN 978-953-51-1098-9
    628 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 34053 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
    334 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11594 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
    342 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14033 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
    308 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 10219 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
    652 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 31874 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 ...
  • Liver Tumors - Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
    Liver Tumors - Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
    Editor Helen Reeves, Derek M. Manas and Rajiv Lochan
    ISBN 978-953-51-1070-5
    184 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9166 times.
    The prognosis for individuals with liver cancer is frequently poor. Cancers include those which have metastasized to the liver from elsewhere, reflecting advanced stage disease where cure is rarely possible. Similarly, primary liver cancer frequently ...