Challenging Concepts in Oncology by Madhumita BhattacharyyaChallenging Concepts in Oncology by Madhumita Bhattacharyya

Challenging Concepts in Oncology

EditorMadhumita Bhattacharyya, Sarah Payne, Iain McNeish

Paperback | June 21, 2015

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Providing the inside track on how the experts approach and deal with real-world clinical scenarios, Challenging Concepts in Oncology contains wide-ranging and in-depth reviews of contemporary and often contentious topics in the world of oncology today.With a case-based approach and expert commentary throughout, complex patient presentations are discussed from a multidisciplinary perspective and all the angles necessary for accurate assessment, diagnosis, and management are fully considered and explored. Each case contains "Clinical Tips", "Learning Points", "Expert Comments" and "Evidence Base" to enhance the learning process and provide easy reference to important supplementary material.Aimed primarily at specialty trainees and registrars in oncology, this text will appeal to all those healthcare professionals with an interest in oncology.
Madhumita Bhattacharyya is Consultant Medical Oncologist at the Berkshire Cancer Centre, Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in Reading, UK. Sarah Payne is Medical Oncologist Specialty Registrar at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation, London, UK. Iain McNeish is Professor of Gynaecological Oncology at the Institute of Cancer...
Title:Challenging Concepts in OncologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:328 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0 inPublished:June 21, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

1. Gargi Patel and Anne Rigg: Breast cancer and neutropenic sepsis2. Laura Beaton, Swee-Ling Wong and Clive Mulatero: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Superior Vena Cava Obstruction3. Sarah Payne and Jeremy Steele: Mesothelioma and Chemotherapy-induced Vomiting4. Alex Lee and Angela Darby: Small Cell Lung Cancer and SIADH5. Caroline Manetta and Azmat Sadozye: Endometrial Cancer6. Caroline Chau and Iain McNeish: Ovarian Cancer and malignant bowel obstruction7. Marcus Remer and David Propper: Oesophageal cancer and Dysphagia8. Imran Petkar and John Bridgewater: Gastric Cancer9. Bristi Basu and Pippa Corrie: Advanced Pancreatic cancer10. Hannah Taylor and Paul Kooner: Hepatocellular cancer and venous thromboembolism11. Khurum Khan and Nick Maisey: Colorectal Liver metastases12. Shanthini Crusz and John Chester: Muscle invasive transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder13. Meenali Chitnis and Matthew Wheater: Metastatic Renal Cell Cancer and Hypercalcaemia14. Indrani Bhattacharya and Helen O'Donnell: Metastatic prostate cancer and spinal cord compression15. Chern Siang Lee and Andy Davies: Transformed follicular lymphoma16. Jenny Bradbury and Jonathan Shamash: Metastatic germ cell cancer17. Kai-Keen Shiu and Sandra Strauss: Osteosarcoma and the use of high dose chemotherapy18. Sarah Ellis and Mark Harries: Melanoma and immunotherapy19. Gemma Eminowicz and Amen Sibtain: Laryngeal Cancer20. Kathryn Tarver and Eliot Sims: Glioblastoma multiforme and management of seizures and raised intracranial pressure21. David Woolf and Nicola Dallas: A case of thyroid cancer and radioiodine therapy22. Angela Lamarca and Juan Valle: Neuroendocrine tumours23. Kate Smith and Mark Bower: HIV-associated malignancies24. Fatima El-Khouly amd Chris Plummer: Late Cardiovascular Complications of Cancer Treatment25. Anna Brown and Madhumita Bhattacharyya: Cancer of Unknown Primary