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Forthcoming Oncology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Textbook of Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care, Second Edition

    Edited by Eduardo Bruera, Irene Higginson, Charles F von Gunten, Tatsuya Morita

    The second edition of the Textbook of Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care builds upon the strengths of the previous edition, providing an alternative approach to this ever-growing specialty. In the absence of an international curriculum for the study of palliative medicine, this textbook...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Radiosensitizers and Radiochemotherapy in the Treatment of Cancer

    By Shirley Lehnert

    Series: Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

    Radiosensitizers and Radiochemotherapy in the Treatment of Cancer catalogs and describes the mechanism of action for entities characterized as radiosensitizers. Developments in the biological and physical sciences have introduced new radiosensitizers and defined novel targets for radiosensitization...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Engineering Patient Safety in Radiation Oncology

    University of North Carolina’s Pursuit for High Reliability and Value Creation

    By Lawrence Marks, Lukasz Mazur, Bhishamjit Chera, Robert Adams

    The grand challenge for radiation oncology centers is to develop highly reliable systems and deliver value to every patient. This book is about the pathway of getting there. In a world of limited time and resources, any waste within the system serves as a distraction and as a hindrance to...

    To Be Published March 27th 2015 by Productivity Press

  4. Radiotherapy Treatment Planning

    Linear-Quadratic Radiobiology

    By J. Donald Chapman, Alan E. Nahum

    In this groundbreaking book, the authors give a complete summary of LQ radiobiology, from experimental approaches to clinical applications. It guides readers through use of tumor control probability (TCP) and normal-tissue complication probability (NTCP) models for treatment plan optimization. The...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Ultrasound Imaging and Therapy

    Edited by Aaron Fenster, James C. Lacefield

    Series: Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

    This book discusses the use of ultrasound imaging for diagnosis with image-guided interventions and ultrasound-based therapy. It covers the background on the technology of transducers and beam formers for use in 2D, 3D and 4D ultrasound as well as developments in tissue characterization, Doppler...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Physics of Cardiovascular and Neurovascular Imaging

    Edited by Carlo Cavedon, Stephen Rudin

    Series: Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

    Exploring this interdisciplinary area from academic, clinical, and industrial perspectives, this comprehensive book covers many cardiovascular and neurovascular imaging modalities, including radiography, nuclear medicine, ultrasound, MRI, hybrid systems, and image-guided therapy. It discusses...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Hyperthermia in Oncology

    By Clifford L. K. Pang

    The idea of using heat to treat cancer has been around for some time, but earlier attempts had mixed results, primarily due to a lack of adequate technology. Today, newer tools allow better control and more precise delivery of heat, and hyperthermia is being used, or studied for use, against many...

    To Be Published July 8th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Endocrine Surgery, Second Edition

    Edited by Demetrius Pertsemlidis, William B. Inabnet III, Michel Gagner

    Edited by three leading authorities in the field of surgical endocrinology, this fully revised new edition reviews clinical, molecular, technological, and evidence-based principles in the diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine, pituitary, thyroid, and parathyroid conditions. The book also...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Intraperitoneal Cancer Therapy

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Wim P. Ceelen, Edward Levine

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Breast Cancer Prescribing Guide

    By Dirk Schrijvers, Fatima Cardoso

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by CRC Press