Bleyer, W. Archie

Cancer in Adolescents and Young Adults

Cancer in Adolescents and Young Adults


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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Archie Bleyer, Karen H. Albritton, Lynn A.G. Ries, Ronald Barr

2. History of Adolescent Oncology
Cameron K. Tebbi

3. Epidemiology and Etiology of Cancer in Adolescents and Young Adults
Jillian M. Birch, Archie Bleyer

4. Access to Care Before and During Therapy
Karen H. Albritton, Tim Eden

5. Older Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer, and Clinical Trials: Lack of Participation and Progress in North America
Archie Bleyer, Troy Budd, Michael Montello

6. Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
James Nachman, Giuseppe Masera, W. Archie Bleyer

7. Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
Ursula Creutzig, William G Woods

8. Hodgkin Lymphoma
Tanya M. Trippett, Alexis Mottl, Odile Oberlin, Archie Bleyer, Louis S. Constine

9. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Catherine Patte, Archie Bleyer, Mitchell S. Cairo

10. Central Nervous System Tumors
David A. Walker, Anne Bendel, Charles Stiller, Paul Byrne, Michael Soka

11. Soft-Tissue Sarcomas
Karen H. Albritton, Andrea Ferrari, Michela Casanova

12. Bone Sarcomas
Michael S. Isakoff, Michael J. Harris, Mark C. Gebhardt, Holcombe E. Grier

13. Malignancies of the Ovary
Jubilee Brown, Thomas Olson, Susan Sencer

14. Testicular Tumors
John W. Cullen, Robert Fallon

15. Non-Germ-Cell Genitourinary Tract Tumors
Michael Leahy, W. Archie Bleyer

16. Thyroid Cancer
Steven G. Waguespack, Samuel A. Wells

17. Malignant Melanoma
Cynthia E. Herzog, Archie Bleyer, Alberto S. Pappo

18. Breast Cancer
Marianne Phillips, Banu Arun, W. Archie Bleyer

19. Liver Tumors
Marcio H. Malogolowkin, Arthur Zimmermann, Jack Plaschkes

20. Colorectal Cancer
Wayne L. Furman, D. Ashley Hill, Michael LaQuaglia

21. Models of Care and Specialized Units
Ian Lewis, Sue Morgan

22. Drug Compliance by Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Patients: Challenges for the Physician
Benjamin Gesundheit, Mark L. Greenberg, Reuven Or, Gideon Koren

23. Psychological Support
Christine Eiser, Kuperberg Aura

24. Psychosocial Support
Brad J. Zebrack, Mark A. Chesler, Anthony Penn

25. Health-Related Quality of Life
Ernest R. Katz, Tasha Burwinkle, James W. Varni, Ronald D. Barr

26. Rehabilitation and Exercise
Marilyn J. Wright

27. Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivors: Late Effects of Treatment
Smita Bhatia, Wendy Landier, Andrew A. Toogood, Michael Hawkins

28. Ethical Issues for the Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Patient: Assent and End-of-Life Care
Susan Shurin, Eric Kodish

29. Access to Care after Therapy
Karen E. Kinahan, David R. Freyer, Beverly Ryan, Mary Baron Nelson

30. Future Health of Survivors of Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer
Melissa M. Hudson, Kevin C. Oeffinger

31. Information and Resources for Young Adults and Adolescents with Cancer
David R. Freyer, Leonard J. Mattano

32. Making Ends Meet: Financial Issues from the Perspectives of Patients and Their Healthcare Team
David R. Freyer, Ronald D. Barr

33. Challenges and Opportunities — The Way Ahead
Archie Bleyer, Karen Albritton, Stuart Siegel, Marianne Phillips, Ronald Barr

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Oncology, Epidemiology, Pediatrics

Publication year
Pediatric Oncology
Page amount
557 pages
Medicine, Health Care, Mode

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