Ovarian Cancer: Comprehensive and Contemporary Management: Comprehensive and Contemporary Management by K ChitratharaOvarian Cancer: Comprehensive and Contemporary Management: Comprehensive and Contemporary Management by K Chitrathara

Ovarian Cancer: Comprehensive and Contemporary Management: Comprehensive and Contemporary Management

byK Chitrathara, Shalini Rajaram, Amita Maheshwari

Hardcover | April 2, 2010

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The latest clinical guidelines for treating ovarian cancer

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K. Chitrathara, MD, MCH, is a Professor in the Department of Surgical and Gynecologic Oncology at the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kerala, India. Shalini Rajaram, MD, MAMS, is Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Hospital, New Delhi, India. ...
Title:Ovarian Cancer: Comprehensive and Contemporary Management: Comprehensive and Contemporary ManagementFormat:HardcoverDimensions:336 pages, 11.3 × 8.7 × 0.72 inPublished:April 2, 2010Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Section 1: Pathology, Clinical Features, and Genomics
1. Etiopathogenisis of Ovarian Tumors, Neelam Wadhwa
2. Pathology of Ovarian Tumors--Current Concepts, Bharat Rekhi
3. Ovarian Cancer--Clinical Features and Patterns of Spread, Partha Basu
4. Tumor Markers in Ovarian Cancer, Alka Kriplani, Biswa Bhusan Dash, Durga Vijayasree
5. Prognostic Factors in Ovarian Cancer, Sreejith G. Nair
6. Ovarian Cancer--Genetics and Genomics, V. Sridevi, T. Rajkumar
Section 2: Surgical Anatomy in Relation to Ovarian Cancer Surgery
7. Surgical Anatomy of Ovary, M. Gopalan, Durga Vijayasree, K. Chitrathara
8. Thoracoabdominal Diaphragm, Gopinathan, M. Gopalan
9. The Greater Omentum, K. Chitrathara
10. Anatomy of Retroperitoneum, K. Chitrathara, R. Manoj Babu, Altar Gauhar Haji
11. Staging of Ovarian Cancer, K. Chitrathara
Section 3: Surgical Techniques in Ovarian Cancer: Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
12. Cytoreductive Surgery in Ovarian Cancer, J.N. Kulkarni
13. Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: The Role of Secondary Tumor Debulking, U.D. Bafna
14. Role of Lymphadenectomy in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer, K. Chitrathara, R. Manoj Babu
15. Reteroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection in Ovarian Cancer, K. Chitrathara, S. Suchetha, Zahoor Ahmed
16. Omentectomy in Ovarian Cancer, K. Chitrathara, P. Rema
17. Peritonectomy in Ovarian Malignancy, Manash Biswas, S.P.S. Kochar
18. Role of Laparoscopic Surgery in the Management of Ovarian Malignancy, Amita Maheshwari
Section 4: Current Management of Germ Cell, Sex Cord and Other Rare Tumors
19. Surgical Management of Germ Cell Tumors of the Ovary, Elizabeth Vallikad
20. Ovarian Sex Cord Stromal Tumors, Sumita Mehta, Shalini Rajaram
21. Borderline Ovarian Cancer, P.P. Bapsy, V. Satya Suresh Attili
22. Peritoneal Carcinomatosis, Firoz Rajan
Section 5: Ovarian Cancer: Screening and Prevention
23. Screening for Ovarian Malignancy, Usha MG
24. Ovarian Cancer Prevention, Shalini Rajaram, Sumita Mehta
25. Management of Adnexal Cystic Masses, Shalini Rajaram, Rachna Agarwal
Section 6: Chemotherapy in Ovarian Cancer
26. Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer, V.P. Gangadharan
27. Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in the Management of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer (EOC), Roopa Hariprasad, Lalit Kumar
28. Recurrent or Relapsed Ovarian Cancer, D. Raghunath Rao
29. Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer, P.S. Sreedharan
30. Chemotherapy in Germ Cell Tumors of Ovary, Yamini Krashnan
31. Chemotherapy for Rare Ovarian Tumors
Section 7: Imaging in Ovarian Cancer: Diagnosis, Operability, Recurrence
32. Imaging in Ovarian Malignancy, Meenakshi H. Thakur
Section 8: Special Scenarios
33. Pregnancy and Malignant Ovarian Tumors, Usha Rani Poli
34. Radiotherapy in Ovarian Cancer--Current Concepts, Umesh Mahantshetty, Pranav Chadha, Reena Engineer, Shyam Kishore Shrivastava
35. Pseudomyxoma Peritonei, Abraham Peedicayil
36. Palliative Surgery in Ovarian Cancer, Namrata Rajneesh Kachhara, Sarita Patel, Nitika Benjamin
37. Principles of Surgery of the Bowel, S. Sudhindran, G. Unnikrishnan, Ramachandran N. Menon
Section 9: Clinical Trials
38. Newer Agents in Ovarian Cancer, K. Pavithran