Barrett's Esophagus and Cancer, An Issue of Surgical Oncolgy Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437705485

Barrett's Esophagus and Cancer, An Issue of Surgical Oncolgy Clinics, Volume 18-3

1st Edition

Authors: Prateek Sharma
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437705485
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 30th June 2009
Page Count: 240

Description

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


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437705485

About the Authors

Prateek Sharma Author