Practical clinical oncology [E-Book] / edited by Louise Hanna, Tom Crosby, Fergus Macbeth.
Hanna, Louise, (editor)
Crosby, Tom, (editor) / Macbeth, Fergus, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007
1 online resource (xix, 492 pages)
englisch
9780511545375
9780521618168
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine derived contents note: Table of Contents
  • List of contributors
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgements
  • Abbreviations
  • 1. Practical issues in cytotoxic chemotherapy usage
  • Sian Evans and Philip Savage
  • 2. Biological treatments in cancer
  • Rachel Jones and Robert Leonard
  • 3. Hormones in cancer
  • Jacinta Abraham and John Staffurth
  • 4. Radiotherapy planning
  • Andrew Tyler and Louise Hanna
  • 5. Research in cancer
  • Robert Hills
  • 6. Oncological emergencies
  • Paul Shaw
  • 7. Palliative care
  • Simon Noble
  • 8. Head and neck
  • Laura Moss and Chris Gaffney
  • 9. Oesophagus
  • Tom Crosby
  • 10. Stomach
  • Michael Button and Tom Crosby
  • 11. Liver, gallbladder and biliary tract
  • Somnath Mukherjee and Tom Crosby
  • 12. Exocrine pancreas
  • Somnath Mukherjee and Tom Crosby
  • 13. Colon and rectum
  • Richard Adams, Timothy Maughan and Tom Crosby
  • 14. Anus
  • Richard Adams and Tom Crosby
  • 15. Gastrointestinal stromal tumours
  • Kate Parker and Tom Crosby
  • 16. Breast
  • Nayyer Iqbal and Peter Barrett-Lee
  • 17. Kidney
  • Jason Lester and John Wagstaff
  • 18. Bladder
  • Stephen Williams and Jim Barber
  • 19. Prostate
  • Jim Barber and John Staffurth
  • 20. Testis
  • Jim Barber and John Staffurth
  • 21. Penis
  • Jim Barber
  • 22. Ovary
  • Louise Hanna and Malcolm Adams
  • 23. Body of the uterus
  • Louise Hanna and Malcolm Adams
  • 24. Cervix
  • Louise Hanna and Malcolm Adams
  • 25. Vagina
  • Louise Hanna and Malcolm Adams
  • 26. Vulva
  • Louise Hanna and Malcolm Adams
  • 27. Gestational trophoblast tumours
  • Philip Savage
  • 28. Lung
  • Fergus Macbeth and Carys Morgan
  • 29. Mesothelioma
  • Louise Hanna and Fergus Macbeth
  • 30. Soft tissue and bone tumours in adults
  • Owen Tilsley
  • 31. Haematological malignancies
  • Eve Gallop-Evans and Chris Poynton
  • 32. Central nervous system
  • Sean Elyan
  • 33. Skin cancer other than melanoma
  • Sankha Suvra Mitra
  • 34. Melanoma
  • Tom Crosby, Louise Hanna and Dafydd Roberts
  • 35. Thyroid
  • Laura Moss
  • 36. Neuroendocrine tumours
  • Atul Kalhan and Aled Rees
  • 37. Cancer in children
  • Sally Goodman
  • 38. Cancer of unknown primary
  • Paul Shaw and Tom Crosby
  • 39. The use of radiotherapy in the treatment of benign conditions
  • Alison Brewster
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Multiple choice answers
  • Index.