Lung Cancer

1st Edition

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Handbook

Editors:

  • Arthur Skarin
  • Paul Lorigan
    • Print ISBN 9780723434375

    Key Features

    • Comprehensive coverage - from risk and prevention, and screening and diagnosis, through to treatment options (surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, biological response modifiers)
    • Attractively designed aids with instant access to the information
    • Contains useful algorithms to aid management decisions
    • Discusses practical management of problems in cancer therapy including fever, vomiting, alopecia, fatigue, pain and cachexia
    • Provides practical advice regarding drug administration
    • Linked to the hugely successful Dana-Farber Atlas of Diagnostic Oncology

    Table of Contents

    Introduction

    The role of molecular probes and other markers in the diagnosis and characterization of malignancy

    Lung cancer: aetiology, histopathology and clinical manifestation

    Lung cancer treatment

    Systemic and mucocutaneous reactions to chemotherapy

    Details

    No. of pages:
    168
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780723434375