Gastrointestinal Oncology: A Practical Guide by Charles D. BlankeGastrointestinal Oncology: A Practical Guide by Charles D. Blanke

Gastrointestinal Oncology: A Practical Guide

byCharles D. BlankeEditorClaus Rödel, Mark S. Talamonti

Hardcover | December 18, 2010

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Gastrointestinal Oncology is an evidence-based, practical reference intended to assist in the diagnosis and management of patients with gastrointestinal malignancies. It is designed to be as user friendly as possible and is distinguished by the extremely practical, concrete nature of the information presented and by the multidisciplinary approach adopted. In addition to disease-oriented chapters spanning sites from the esophagus to the anus, non-anatomic subjects such as modern imaging techniques are also addressed. Translational science is supplied where useful in the decision-making process. All of the authors are internationally recognized experts. This book is an ideal resource for oncologists, surgeons, gastroenterologists, and primary-care providers looking for the latest and best information on how to deal with a wide variety of gastrointestinal neoplasms.
Dr. Blanke has been the Provincial Head for Systemic Therapy, as well as the Chief of Medical Oncology at the University of British Columbia, since 2008. Professor Blanke has an international reputation in treatment and research of colorectal cancers and gastrointestinal stromal tumours. He has a particular interest in new drug develop...
Title:Gastrointestinal Oncology: A Practical GuideFormat:HardcoverDimensions:460 pagesPublished:December 18, 2010Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642133053

ISBN - 13:9783642133053

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Imaging in Gastrointestinal Cancer.- Interventional Gastrointestinal Oncology.- Practical Gastrointestinal Oncology Correlative Science.- Esophageal Cancer.- Gastric Cancer.- Gastric Cancer.- Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours.- Multi-Modality Management of Localized and Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma.- Unresectable Pancreatic Cancer.- Liver Cancer.- Carcinoma of the Biliary Tract.- Neuroendocrine Cancers.- Neuroendocrine Cancers.- Rectal Cancer.- Anal Cancer.