Encyclopedia of Radiation Oncology by Luther W. BradyEncyclopedia of Radiation Oncology by Luther W. Brady

Encyclopedia of Radiation Oncology

byLuther W. BradyEditorTheodore Yaeger, Jay E. Reiff

Hardcover | September 15, 2012

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This comprehensive encyclopedia, comprising a wide range of entries written by leading experts, provides detailed information on radiation oncology, including the most recent developments in the field. It will be of particular value for basic and clinical scientists in academia, practice, and industry and will also be of benefit to those in related fields, students, teachers, and interested laypersons.

Title:Encyclopedia of Radiation OncologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:986 pagesPublished:September 15, 2012Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540855130

ISBN - 13:9783540855132

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Table of Contents

SECTION I: SCIENTIFIC FOUNDATIONS OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY.- Part A: Radiobiology.- Part B: Physics.- SECTION II: Techniques and Modalities.- SECTION III: DISEASE SITES.- Part A: Central Nervous System Tumors Overview.- Part B: Head and Neck Tumors Overview.- Part C: Thoracic Neoplams Overview.- Part D: Gastrointestinal Tumors Overview.- Part E: Genitourinary Tumors Overview.- Part F: Gynecologic Tumors Overview.- Part G: Breast Cancer Overview.- Part H: Sarcoma and Benign Disease.- Part I: Childhood Cancers Overview.- Part J: Lymphoma & Hematologic Malignancies Overview.

Editorial Reviews

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"This book is a Primer on Radiation Oncology inc. a complete discussion of the physics, instrumentation, nuclear therapies, and 3D Conformal Management Plans, and a discussion of cancer in each and every organ system. . I rec. it for all medical physicists, radiologists, rad onc specialists, and oncologists, in general." (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, February, 2014)