Barrett's Esophagus and Cancer, An Issue of Surgical Oncolgy Clinics


  • Prateek Sharma, MD

Cellular mechanisms of BE development; Role of obesity and familial factors in BE and cancer; Histology of metaplasia and dysplasia; Molecular markers and genetics in cancer development; Improving screening practices for BE; Risk factors for BE cancer development; New technologies for BE imaging; Medical treatment and cancer prevention; Endoscopic therapy in BE; Surgical therapy for high grade dysplasia and early cancer; Role of neoadjuvant therapy for BE cancer; Surgical palliation for BE cancer
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Book information

  • Published: June 2009
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-0548-5