Atlas of Differential Diagnosis in Breast Pathology

Atlas of Differential Diagnosis in Breast Pathology-1

Puay Hoon Tan • Aysegul A. Sahin 2017 Breast pathology is key to the diagnosis and management of breast diseases. Interpretation of breast histologic findings constitutes a significant proportion of the daily workload of the surgical pathologist. This task can be challenging and demanding because diagnostic categorization is used to select treatment from a potentially […]

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Onco-critical Care

Onco-critical Care An Evidence-based Approach-1

Vinod Kumar • Nishkarsh Gupta Seema Mishra Editors 2022 Critical care in cancer patients is complex and different from routine care for non-malignant patients. These patients are immunocompromised, malnourished and have specific concerns due to cancer-related complications, treatment-related toxicities, and severe infections. The intensivist must understand about pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of common cancer-related issues.

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Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Giuseppe Maria Ettorre Editor 2023 Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a rising disease. The etiology of this tumor depends on its geographical distribution, and in most cases it is strictly related to diseased parenchyma, with fewer tumors growing on normal liver. As a young student, I remember when anti-viral therapies were being studied as a potential […]

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Chemotherapy Protocols and Infusion Sequence

Chemotherapy Protocols and Infusion Sequence (Iago Dillion Lima Cavalcanti) (z-lib

Iago Dillion Lima Cavalcanti 2022 Schedule Consideration in Cancer Treatment There are several types of cancer treatment modalities, such as surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and targeted therapy, in which the choice of the best therapeutic option will depend on several factors such as type of tumor, stage of cancer, age, and clinical conditions of the […]

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Basic Radiation Oncology

Basic Radiation Oncology-1

Murat Beyzadeoglu • Gokhan Ozyigit Cüneyt Ebruli 2022 It is with great pleasure that we introduce the second edition of basic radiation oncology. The aim of writing Basic Radiation Oncology was to provide a structured overview of the theory and practice of radiation oncology, including the principles of radiation physics, radiation biology, and clinical radiation […]

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Improving Oncology Worldwide

Improving Oncology Worldwide-1

Uta Schmidt-Straßburger Editor 2022 Education, Clinical Research and Global Cancer Care Dear Reader, when planning a meeting 2 years ago, a possible pandemic never even crossed my mind even though I was aware of the possibility, having read The Coming Plague by Laurie Garrett almost 25 years ago and having had to cancel the attendance […]

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Water-filtered Infrared A (wIRA) Irradiation

Water-filtered Infrared A-1

Peter Vaupel Editor 2022 From Research to Clinical Settings Water-filtered infrared A irradiation (wIRA) is a special application of infrared A irradiation. Its preferential induction of thermal, but also nonthermal, effects which have a high tissue penetration and low heat load to the skin surface makes wIRA a promising therapeutic method. Since its introduction in […]

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Assessment of Cancer Screening

Assessment of Cancer Screening-1

Pamela M. Marcus 2022 Cancer screening is a prominent strategy in cancer control, yet the ability to correctly interpret cancer screening data seems to elude many researchers, clinicians, and policy makers. My initial attempt to address that problem was to develop a short course on the assessment of cancer screening that focused on methodology and […]

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Cancer in the Arab World

Cancer in the Arab World-1

Humaid O. Al-Shamsi Ibrahim H. Abu-Gheida Faryal Iqbal Aydah Al-Awadhi Editors 2022 The Arab world was at the crossroads of the ancient trade routes and continues to be a central meeting point for civilizations due to its unique positioning and geography. This has contributed to its large cultural and population diversity and a distinctive admixture […]

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