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  1. Physics of Thermal Therapy

    Fundamentals and Clinical Applications

    Edited by Eduardo Moros

    Series: Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

    The field of thermal therapy has been growing tenaciously in the last few decades. The application of heat to living tissues, from mild hyperthermia to high-temperature thermal ablation, has produced a host of well-documented genetic, cellular, and physiological responses that are being researched...

    Published December 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Cancer Biomarkers

    Edited by Alexandros G Georgakilas

    This unique synthesis of chapters from top experts in their fields targets the essential area of cancer biomarkers and the need for better and more rigorous design and clinical trials. The contributors cover several aspects of cancer molecular markers from innovation and screening to their...

    Published November 19th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Comprehensive Brachytherapy

    Physical and Clinical Aspects

    Edited by Jack Venselaar, Ali S. Meigooni, Dimos Baltas, Peter J. Hoskin

    Series: Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

    Modern brachytherapy is one of the most important oncological treatment modalities requiring an integrated approach that utilizes new technologies, advanced clinical imaging facilities, and a thorough understanding of the radiobiological effects on different tissues, the principles of physics,...

    Published November 8th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Proton and Carbon Ion Therapy

    Edited by C-M Charlie Ma, Tony Lomax

    Series: Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

    Proton and Carbon Ion Therapy is an up-to-date guide to using proton and carbon ion therapy in modern cancer treatment. The book covers the physics and radiobiology basics of proton and ion beams, dosimetry methods and radiation measurements, and treatment delivery systems. It gives practical...

    Published October 9th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Lung Cancer Therapy Annual 7

    7th Edition

    Edited by Rolf A. Stahel

    Oncology research and practice in lung cancer continues to develop rapidly. This latest edition of Lung Cancer Therapy Annual briefs the oncology community with a review of the recent literature, emphasizing the therapeutic aspects. It offers an update of the impact that this information will have...

    Published August 13th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. 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...

    Published August 6th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Biosensors and Cancer

    Edited by Victor R. Preedy, Vinood Patel

    Understanding the importance and application of biosensors is complicated by the diverse range of methods and applications. Furthermore, existing texts are somewhat technical in nature, making it difficult for the novice. This book disseminates information on biosensors in a readable way, suitable...

    Published July 27th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Nanomedicine and Cancer Therapies

    Edited by Mathew Sebastian, Neethu Ninan, Eldho Elias

    Series: Advances in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

    Nanotechnology has the power to radically change the way cancer is diagnosed, imaged, and treated. The holistic approach to cancer involves noninvasive procedures that emphasize restoring the health of human energy fields. Presenting a wealth of information and research about the most potent cancer...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Apple Academic Press

  9. Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathic Pain

    Edited by Robert B. Raffa, Richard Langford, Joseph V. Pergolizzi, Jr., Frank Porreca, Ronald J. Tallarida

    There have been tremendous recent advances in the pharmacotherapy, dose regimens, and combinations used to treat cancer and for the treatment or prevention of the spread of disease. As a direct result of these advances, there are an increasing number of cancer survivors, although research dealing...

    Published July 24th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics

    Edited by Keith E. Herold, Avraham Rasooly

    Series: Series in Sensors

    Bridging the gap between research and clinical application, Biosensors and Molecular Technologies for Cancer Diagnostics explores the use of biosensors as effective alternatives to the current standard methods in cancer diagnosis and detection. It describes the major aspects involved in detecting...

    Published May 29th 2012 by CRC Press