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Forthcoming Oncology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Risky Genes

    Genetics, Breast Cancer and Jewish Identity

    By Jessica Mozersky

    Series: Genetics and Society

    Ashkenazi Jews have the highest known population risk of carrying specific mutations in the high-risk breast cancer genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2. So what does it mean to be told you have an increased risk of genetic breast cancer because you are of Ashkenazi Jewish origin? In a time of ever-increasing...

    To Be Published August 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 builds upon the strengths of the previous edition providing an alternative, truly international approach to this ever-growing specialty. With fully updated chapters, this textbook expands upon its unique evidence-based, multi-professional...

    To Be Published November 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Treatment of Cancer Sixth Edition

    By Pat Price, Karol Sikora

    This sixth edition of a classic oncology text has been refocused to cover patient management issues. A comprehensive guide to modern cancer treatment, it supports an integrated approach to patient care, including radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and surgery where appropriate. Online content new for this...

    To Be Published November 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Radiosensitizers and Radiochemotherapy in the Treatment of Cancer

    By Shirley Lehnert

    Series: Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

    Discussing the combined use of chemicals and radiation in the treatments of cancer, this book gathers into a single volume the most up-to-date information on radio sensitizing drugs, the mechanisms of radio sensitization, and the clinical applications of this treatment modality. Written for...

    To Be Published December 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Towards High Reliability and Value Creation in Radiotherapy

    University of North Carolina’s Pursuit for Patient Safety

    By Lawrence Marks, Lukasz Mazur, Bhishamjit S. Chera, Robert D. 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 15th 2015 by Productivity Press

  6. Physical Activity and Health

    The Evidence Explained, 3rd edition, 3rd Edition

    By Adrianne Hardman, David Stensel, Jason Gill

    Physical Activity and Health explains clearly, systematically and in detail the relationships between physical activity, health and disease, and examines the benefits of exercise in the prevention and treatment of a wide range of important conditions. Now in a fully updated and revised third...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Hyperthermia in Oncology

    By Clifford L. K. Pang

    To Be Published April 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. 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 June 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  9. MicroRNAs

    Disease to Diagnostics

    By Sunit K. Singh

    To Be Published July 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Basic Clinical Radiobiology, Fifth Edition

    Edited by Michael C. Joiner, Albert van der Kogel

    Basic Clinical Radiobiology is a concise but comprehensive textbook setting out the essentials of the science and clinical application of radiobiology for those seeking accreditation in radiation oncology, clinical radiation physics, and radiation technology.Fully revised and updated to keep...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by CRC Press