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Forthcoming Oncology Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 17 forthcoming new books in the subject of Oncology — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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

    Because radiation is a central curative and palliative therapy for many patients, it is essential to have safe and efficient systems for planning and delivering radiation therapy. Factors such as rapid technological advances, financial reorganization, an aging population, and evolving societal...

    To Be Published April 7th 2015 by Productivity Press

  2. Radiotherapy Treatment Planning

    Linear-Quadratic Radiobiology

    By J. Donald Chapman, Alan E. Nahum

    Modern radiotherapy treatment requires a huge number of computations for proper planning and fast identification of cancer volume by state-of-the-art imaging systems for dose delivery. This book addresses how to incorporate tumor cell-killing mechanisms into cancer treatment plans to achieve more...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. 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

  4. 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 7th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Cardiovascular and Neurovascular Imaging

    Physics and Technology

    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 August 12th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Chemistry and Pharmacology of Anticancer Drugs, Second Edition

    By David E. Thurston

    Bringing together a broad spectrum of information relating to the chemistry and pharmacology of anticancer drugs and therapies, this book covers the complete range of anticancer drug families and the chemical structures of all anticancer agents in clinical use, many at the research or clinical...

    To Be Published September 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Breast Cancer Prescribing Guide

    By Dirk Schrijvers, Fatima Cardoso

    An essential comprehensive reference, this book provides valuable guidance on prescribing commonly encountered clinical oncology situations. It includes a full literature review, clinical and expert contributions and NICE guidelines where appropriate, as well as a section on the complex...

    To Be Published September 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. 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 October 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 October 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Intraperitoneal Cancer Therapy

    Principles and Practice

    Edited by Wim P. Ceelen, Edward Levine

    Encompassing basic principles, clinical results and applications, and future prospects, this comprehensive and timely book on intraperitoneal cancer therapy draws on the expertise of internationally renowned surgical oncologists. Broadly aimed at basic and clinical researchers and practitioners in...

    To Be Published October 25th 2015 by CRC Press