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  1. Communicating with Cancer Patients

    By John F. Smyth

    Published in association with the European Society of Medical Oncology, this book is designed for trainee oncologists, oncology nurses, and those working with cancer patients on a day-to-day basis. Using an accessible writing style suitable for a wide audience of caregivers, the book focuses on the...

    Published October 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Informatics in Radiation Oncology

    Edited by George Starkschall, R. Alfredo C. Siochi

    Series: Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

    Reflecting the increased importance of the collaborations between radiation oncology and informatics professionals, Informatics in Radiation Oncology discusses the benefits of applying informatics principles to the processes within radiotherapy. It explores how treatment and imaging information is...

    Published September 5th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Atlas of Procedures in Gynecologic Oncology, Third Edition

    By Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum, Richard R. Barakat, Douglas A. Levine

    A core text from the renowned Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Atlas of Procedures in Gynecologic Oncology, Third Edition covers the latest developments in both open and minimally invasive surgery. Supplemented with full-color photographs, practical explanations, and video clips, the book...

    Published August 30th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Metastatic Cancer: Clinical and Biological Perspectives

    By Rahul Jandial

    Most cancer deaths are a result of metastasis. The spread of a primary tumor to colonize neighboring and distant organs is the relentless endgame that defines the neoplastic process. Patients who have been diagnosed with cancer are treated to prevent both the recurrence of the tumor at the site of...

    Published August 8th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Inflammation, Oxidative Stress, and Cancer

    Dietary Approaches for Cancer Prevention

    Edited by Ah-Ng Tony Kong

    Increasing scientific evidence suggests that the majority of diseases including cancer are driven by oxidative stress and inflammation, attributed to environmental factors. These factors either drive genetic mutations or epigenetically modify expression of key regulatory genes. These changes can...

    Published August 7th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Image Processing in Radiation Therapy

    Edited by Kristy K. Brock

    Series: Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

    Images from CT, MRI, PET, and other medical instrumentation have become central to the radiotherapy process in the past two decades, thus requiring medical physicists, clinicians, dosimetrists, radiation therapists, and trainees to integrate and segment these images efficiently and accurately in a...

    Published August 6th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Biology of Oral Cancer

    Key Apoptotic Regulators

    By Prakash S. Bisen, Zakir Khan, Saurabh Bundela

    Despite a decline in developed countries, cancer has consistently maintained its status as one of the top killers since time immemorial. Exploring cancer management and treatment at the molecular level, Biology of Oral Cancer: Key Apoptotic Regulators presents a key molecular event—apoptosis—in...

    Published July 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Handbook of Therapeutic Biomarkers in Cancer

    Edited by Sherry X. Yang, Janet E. Dancey

    In this volume, a team of internationally recognized experts provide an in-depth description of therapeutic biomarkers across a broad area of cancer research and oncology. With a wealth of information to specific therapies, each chapter focuses on a class of targeted chemotherapy agents. The book...

    Published June 21st 2013 by Pan Stanford

  9. Tumor Angiogenesis Regulators

    Edited by Ruben R. Gonzalez-Perez, Bo R. Rueda

    The emphasis of this book is on mechanisms and pathways regulating the expression and actions of classical and novel tumor angiogenesis regulators. The contributors discuss their underlying biology as well as anti-angiogenic drugs currently in use to fight different cancers. The book provides an...

    Published May 9th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Randomized Phase II Cancer Clinical Trials

    By Sin-Ho Jung

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    In cancer research, a traditional phase II trial is designed as a single-arm trial that compares the experimental therapy to a historical control. This simple trial design has led to several adverse issues, including increased false positivity of phase II trial results and negative phase III trials...

    Published May 2nd 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC