Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: PSA, Biopsy and Beyond by J. Stephen JonesProstate Cancer Diagnosis: PSA, Biopsy and Beyond by J. Stephen Jones

Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: PSA, Biopsy and Beyond

EditorJ. Stephen Jones

Hardcover | November 14, 2012

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Based on the highly successful first edition of Prostate Biopsy: Indications, Techniques, and Complications, this new volume presents new concepts that have emerged in answer to current questions from its audience. Many new perspectives and technologies are presented, many from the authors' internationally recognized work on the topic. Substantial developments in techniques and complications are explored in detail. The chapter authors comprise a complete spectrum of specialists in their respective subject areas. All authors are internationally accepted as the premier authorities on their chosen topics. Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: PSA, Biopsy, and Beyond presents new data on the controversial issue of PSA screening and thresholds as indication to perform biopsy. Office based transrectal saturation biopsy is covered in detail. Other topics explored include template guided biopsy and image-guided biopsy as well as a completely new paradigm for prevention of complications.Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: PSA, Biopsy, and Beyond will be of great value and utility to all practicing urologists.
Title:Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: PSA, Biopsy and BeyondFormat:HardcoverDimensions:400 pagesPublished:November 14, 2012Publisher:Humana PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1627031871

ISBN - 13:9781627031875

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Table of Contents

Ch.1: Defining the ProblemCh.2: Prostate Cancer Screening: Navigating the ControversyCh.3: Is the PSA Era Over?Ch.4: PSA DynamicsCh.5: Percent Free PSACh.6: PCA3 and other Urinary MarkersCh.7: Blood-Based Tumor Markers for Prostate CancerCh.8: Prediction Models in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Preparation for BiopsyCh.9: Is There a Role for Medications to Reduce the Need for Prostate Biopsy?Ch.10: Indications For Initial Biopsy:  Is The PSA Threshold Over?Ch.11: Preparation for Prostate BiopsyCh.12: Pain PreventionCh.13: Prostate BiopsyCh.14: Prostate Biopsy TechniquesCh.15: Transperineal BiopsyCh.16: Pathological Implications of Prostate BiopsyCh.17: Complications of Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Prostate BiopsyCh.18: After the Biopsy: Management of High Grade Prostatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia (HGPIN)Ch.19: Atypical Small Acinar ProliferationCh.20: Repeat Prostate Biopsy Strategies - Indications and TechniquesCh.21: Transperineal Mapping Biopsy of the Prostate for Assessment of the Minimal Risk PatientCh.22: Management of the Patient Following a Negative Biopsy: Saturation BiopsyCh.23: Role of imaging as an adjunct or replacement for biopsy: American ExperienceCh.24: Role Of Imaging As An Adjunct Or Replacement For Biopsy: European ExperienceCh.25: Prostate Cancer Detection: Lessons Learnt in the Cleveland Clinic Experience with Focus on the Negative BiopsyCh.26: Future Directions in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

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From the reviews:"This book addresses the very timely issues of prostate cancer screening, diagnosis, and management of biopsy findings suspicious but short of a diagnosis of prostate cancer. . This is a timely and outstanding review of complex and controversial issues pertaining to prostate cancer diagnosis. It is a terrific resource for clinicians, public health specialists, and lay people interested in obtaining a thorough understanding of these critical issues that affect so many men." (Mark Hurwitz, Doody's Book Reviews, March, 2013)