Oncologic Imaging

2nd Edition

Authors: David Bragg Phillip Rubin Hedvig Hricak
Hardcover ISBN: 9780721674940
eBook ISBN: 9781437713190
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 31st January 2002
Page Count: 960

Description

Completely updated to reflect the latest developments in science and technology, the second edition of this reference presents the diagnostic imaging tools essential to the detection, diagnosis, staging, treatment planning, and post-treatment management of cancer in both adults and children. Organized by major organs and body systems, the text offers comprehensive, abundantly illustrated guidance to enable both the radiologist and clinical oncologist to better appreciate and overcome the challenges of tumor imaging.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Imaging Strategies for Oncologic Diagnosis and Multidisciplinary Treatment
Chapter 2 Staging and Classification of Cancers
Chapter 3 New Imaging Techniques
Chapter 4 Image-Guided Therapy in Oncology
Chapter 5 Imaging at the Cellular and Molecular Level

TREATMENT PLANNING

Chapter 6 3-Dimensional and Conformal Treatment Planning
Chapter 7 Image Processing in Oncologic Imaging
Chapter 8 Imaging for Radiation Oncology Patient Process
Chapter 9 Interventional Techniques in Radiation Oncology
Chapter 10 Image-Guided Brachytherapy

BRAIN, SPINAL CORD AND HEAD AND NECK TUMORS

Chapter 11
Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors
Chapter 12 Sinonasal Malignant Neoplasms
Chapter 13 Nasopharynx
Chapter 14 Malignancies of the Oral Cavity, Oral Pharynx and Hypopharynx
Chapter 15 Carcinoma of the Larynx

BREAST CANCER

Chapter 16
Breast Cancer
Chapter 17 Interventional Procedures of the Breast

MALIGNANCIES OF THE THORAX

Chapter 18
Primary Malignancies of the Thorax
Chapter 19 Chest Wall
GASTROINTESTINAL

Chapter 20 Esophageal Cancer
Chapter 21 Stomach Cancer
Chapter 22 Small Bowel Cancer
Chapter 23 Colorectal Cancer
Chapter 24 Cancer of the Liver, the Biliary Tree, and the Pancreas

GENITOURINARY AND GYNECOLOGIC CANCER

Chapter 25
Adrenal Gland and Kidney Cancer
Chapter 26 Cervical and Uterine Cancer
Chapter 27 Cancer of the Ad

Details

No. of pages:
960
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437713190
Hardcover ISBN:
9780721674940

About the Author

David Bragg

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Professor of Radiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT Consultant Paediatric and Neonatal Surgeon, Southampton General Hospital, UK

Phillip Rubin

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Rochester Cancer Center, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY

Hedvig Hricak

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University; Chair, Department of Radiology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY