About the book
The new OA book on Surgical Oncology covers the biology of cancer, multi-modality approaches, best possible surgical procedure, and the more indicated and tailored follow-up. Nowadays the treatment of cancer patients is addressed in a focused multidisciplinary way with the purpose of a tailored therapy: surgical and neo-adjuvant or adjuvant.
Starting from these main steps, the book addresses the prevention, screening, early discovery, etc. It is important to treat and follow any stage of cancer with curable and not curable patients, not forgetting that psychological support is the part of the treatment.
The book should be useful to medical students, residents in general surgery, thoracic surgery, oncology and breast surgeons.