Clinical Interventional Oncology

1st Edition

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  • Stephen Kee
  • David Madoff
  • Ravi Murthy
  • Key Features

  • Offer your patients the best care. Evidence-based findings and practical tips equip you with the knowledge you need to recommend and implement the most effective cancer treatment options with your patients.
  • Master all image-guided interventional oncologic procedures currently in practice for the interventional treatment of tumors and lesions in liver, lung, renal, pancreatic, brain, neck, colorectal, skin, prostate, bone, and soft tissue cancers.
  • Broaden your understanding and refine your skills with comprehensive coverage of stents, venous and arterial ports, and interventional procedures for palliative care.
  • Quickly and easily find the information you need. A templated, easy-to-reference format organized by organ system includes anatomy, biology, imaging principles, and procedures integrated throughout each chapter.
  • Experience clinical oncology scenarios with vivid clarity through a full-color design complete with an abundance of high-quality anatomic and multimodality images.
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  • Table of Contents

    The Role of Interventional Oncology in Modern Cancer Care

    Philosophy of Locoregional Therapies

    Part 1. Principles of Locoregional Therapy

    1. Principles of Embolization

    2. Principles of Percutaneous Ablative Therapies

    3. Principles of Isolated Regional Perfusion

    4. Principles of Radiotherapy

    5. Tumor Response for Image-Guided Interventions: Assessment and Validation

    6. Trends in Basic Science Research in Interventional Radiology: Nanotechnology, Stem Cell, RNAi and Radiogenomics

    Part 2. Gastrointestinal Oncology

    7. Surgical Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    8. Interventional Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    9. Systemic Therapy in Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    10. Cholangiocarcinoma: Diagnosis, Management and Prognosis

    11. Percutaneous Management of Cholangiocarcinoma

    12. The Multidisciplinary Management of Liver Metastases in Colorectal Cancer

    13. Surgical Management of Hepatic Metastases

    14. Interventional Management of Colorectal Liver Metastases

    15. Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

    16. Interventional Oncology Management of Noncolorectal and Nonneuroendocrine Hepatic Metastatic Disease

    Part 3. Genitourinary and Gynecologic Oncology

    17. Percutaneous Management of Renal Tumors

    18. Interventional Strategies in the Treatment of Gynecologic Cancers

    19. Image-Based Interventional Therapies for Benign Uterine Neoplasms

    20. Prostate Cancer Intervention

    Part 4. Head and Neck Oncology

    21. Imaging of Head and Neck Cancer

    22. Transcatheter Chemotherapy for Malignancies in the Brain, Head, and Neck

    23. Head: Intracranial – Gliomas, and Meningiomas and Extracranial – Orbits, Internal Auditory Canals, and Skull Base

    Part 5. Thoracic Oncology

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    About the authors

    Stephen Kee

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Radiology, Chief, Interventional Radiology, UCLA Health Sciences, Los Angeles, California

    David Madoff

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Radiology, Chief, Division of Interventional Radiology, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York

    Ravi Murthy

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Radiology, Interventional Radiology Section, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas