Carbone, Michele

Malignant Mesothelioma

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Table of contents

Part One. Carcinogenesis

1. The History of Mesothelioma
Dorsett D. Smith

2. Asbestos-Induced Mesothelioma
Maria E. Ramos-Nino, Marcella Martinelli, Luca Scapoli, Brooke T. Mossman

3. SV40-Mediated Oncogenesis
Maurizio Bocchetta, Michele Carbone

4. Mesothelioma Carcinogenesis: In Vivo Models
Umberto Saffiotti

5. Mesothelial and Mesothelioma Cell Lines
Agnes B. Kane

Part Two. Molecular Genetics

6. Cytogenetics of Malignant Mesothelioma
Sinoula Apostolou, Binaifer R. Balsara, Joseph R. Testa

7. Growth Factors and Malignant Mesothelioma
Paola Cacciotti, Luciano Mutti, Giovanni Gaudino

8. Oncogenes and Tumor Suppressor Genes in Malignant Mesothelioma
Robert A. Kratzke, Adi F. Gazdar

9. Angiogenesis and Mesothelioma
Alfonso Catalano, Luigi Strizzi, Antonio Procopio

10. Immune Status and Mesothelioma
Elliott Kagan

11. Extracellular Matrix and Mesothelioma: Some Clues to the Invasive Behavior of Mesothelioma
Julius Klominek, Dan Hauzenberger

12. Genomics and Proteomics in Mesothelioma
Anil Wali, Harvey I. Pass

Part Three. Epidemiology

13. Asbestos Mineralogy and Health Effects
Meral Dogan, A. Umran Dogan

14. Molecular Epidemiology of Mesothelioma
Riccardo Puntoni, Paolo G. Cerrano, Rosangela Filiberti

15. Malignant Mesothelioma and Erionite
A. Umran Dogan

16. Determination of Asbestos Exposure by Pathology and Clinical History
Allen R. Gibbs

17. Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure
J. Corbett McDonald, Alison McDonald

18. From Monkey to Man: The Epidemiologic Evidence of an Association Between Simian Virus 40 and Malignancy
Susan Gross Fisher

19. Causes and Prevention of Technical Artifacts When Studying Simian Virus 40 (SV40) in Human Mesotheliomas
Marc Ramael

20. Molecular Detection of Siman Virus 40 in Human Mesothelioma
Bharat Jasani, Katie Ross

21. Malignant Mesothelioma Following Radiation
Katherine D. Crew, Alfred I. Neugut, Karen H. Antman

22. Genetics and Human Mesothelioma
Izzetin Y. Baris, Michele Carbone

Part Four. Clinical Presentation

23. Clinicians’ Approach to Mesothelioma
Philip Harber, J. Bernard L. Gee

24. Clinical Presentation and Natural History of Mesothelioma: Pleural and Pericardial
A. Philippe Chahinian

25. Clinical Presentation and Natural History of Mesothelioma: Abdominal
Claire F. Verschraegen, Charles R. Key, Raffit Hassan

26. Staging of Mesothelioma
Raja M. Flores, Valerie W. Rusch

27. Prognostic Factors in Mesothelioma
Jeremy P. C. Steele, Dean A. Fennell

Part Five. Imaging and Endoscopy

28. Radiologic Assessment of Mesothelioma
Samuel G. Armato, Heber MacMahon, Geoffrey R. Oxnard, Charles L. Croteau, Nicholas J. Vogelzang

29. Endoscopic Imaging
Gian Franco Tassi, Gian Pietro Marchetti

Part Six. Pathology

30. Benign Mesotheliomas, Mesothelial Proliferations, and Their Possible Association with Asbestos Exposure
Giovan Giacomo Giordano, Oscar Nappi

31. Cytology of Malignant Mesothelioma
Richard M. DeMay

32. Immunohistochemistry
Betta Pier-Giacomo

33. Malignant Mesothelioma Electron Microscopy
Raoul Fresco

34. Rare Variants of Mesothelioma
Markku Miettinen

35. Differentiating Sarcomas from Mesotheliomas
Oliver Kim, Thomas Krausz

36. Diagnosis of Synovial Sarcoma of the Pleura and Differentiation from Malignant Mesothelioma
Amy Powers, Michele Carbone

37. Pitfalls in the Diagnosis of Malignant Mesothelioma
Donald G. Guinee, William D. Travis

Part Seven. Treatment

38. Management of Benign Variants of Mesothelioma
Raja M. Flores

39. First-Line Chemotherapy for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
Pasi A. Jänne

40. Second-Line Chemotherapy
Nick Pavlakis, Nicholas J. Vogelzang

41. Treatment of Mesothelioma with Radiotherapy
Ryan P. Smith, Stephen M. Hahn

Part Eight. Multimodality Approaches

42. Intrapleural Chemotherapy with and Without Surgery in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma (MPM)
Bilal Piperdi, Dong M. Shin, Roman Perez-Soler

43. Management of Pleural Effusions in Mesothelioma
Shahriyour Andaz, Robert B. Cameron

44. Preoperative Chemotherapy and Surgery
Eric Vallières

45. Photodynamic Therapy for Pleural Mesothelioma
Evelio Rodriguez, Paul Baas, Joseph Friedberg

46. Surgery and Postoperative Radiotherapy
Raja M. Flores, Kenneth E. Rosenzweig, Valerie W. Rusch

47. The Development of the Brigham and Women’s Multimodality Treatment Plan for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma: A Model for Improving the Treatment of Rare Diseases
Michael T. Jaklitsch, Daniel Wiener, Raphael Bueno, David J. Sugarbaker

48. Peritoneal Mesothelioma: The Columbia Experience
Jennifer A. Wagmiller, Mary-Louise Keohan, John A. Chabot, Karen Fountain, Mary Hesdorffer, Robert N. Taub

49. Surgery, Hyperthermic Chemoperfusion, and Postoperative Chemotherapy: The National Cancer Institute and Washington Hospital Center Experience
Nancy M. Carroll, Faheez Mohamed, Paul H. Sugarbaker, H. Richard Alexander

50. Pericardial and Tunica Vaginalis Mesothelioma
Bruno Pasquotti

Part Nine. Novel Treatment Strategies

51. New Target Therapies for Malignant Mesothelioma
Camillo Porta, Luciano Mutti

52. Gene Therapy for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
Steven M. Albelda, Larry R. Kaiser, Daniel H. Sterman

53. Immunotherapeutic Approaches and Vaccination Strategies
Anna K. Nowak, Richard A. Lake, Bruce W. S. Robinson

Part Ten. Economic Implications

54. Economic Aspects of Mesothelioma
Joyce A. Lagnese

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Oncology, Thoracic Surgery

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