Leach, Steven D.

Pancreatic Cancer

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Table of contents

I.Molecular Pathology and Epidemiology

1. Spectrum of Human Pancreatic Neoplasia
N. Volkan Adsay, Duangpen Thirabanjasak, Deniz Altinel

2. Molecular Genetics of Pancreatic Cancer
Eric S. Calhoun, Scott E. Kern

3. Pancreatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Ralph H. Hruban, Kieran Brune, Noriyoshi Fukushima, Anirban Maitra

4. Pathology and Molecular Biology of Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms
James G. Kench, Peter H. Cosman, Neil D. Merrett, Andrew V. Biankin

5. Familial Pancreatic Cancer
Kieran A. Brune, Alison P. Klein

6. Hereditary Pancreatitis and Pancreatic Cancer
Julia B. Greer, Narcis O. Zarnescu, David C. Whitcomb

II.Pancreatic Cancer Biology

7. Pancreatic Progenitor Cells in Injury and Regeneration
Solomon Afelik, Jan Jensen

8. Development of the Endocrine and Exocrine Pancreas
L. Charles Murtaugh, Jared Cassiano, Jean-Paul O

9. Models of Pancreatic Cancer: Understanding Disease Progression
Laleh G. Melstrom, Paul J. Grippo

10. From Inception to Invasion: Modeling Pathways to Pancreatic Cancer
Sunil R. Hingorani

11. Molecular Signaling Pathways in Pancreatic Cancer
Genevieve M. Boland, Sarah P. Thayer

12. Pancreatic Cancer Genomics, Epigenomics, and Proteomics
Michael Goggins

III.Pancreatic Cancer Staging

13. Imaging of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Haydee Ojeda-Fournier, K. Ann Choe

14. The Role of PET Scanning in Pancreatic Cancer
M. Fernandez-Ulloa

15. Endoscopic Ultrasound Staging
William R. Brugge

16. Laparoscopic Staging
Matthew H. Katz, Abdool R. Moossa, Michael Bouvet

IV.Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer

17. Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Past and Present
L. Andrew Shirley, Charles J. Yeo

18. Total Pancreatectomy for Treatment of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
Thomas Schnelldorfer, Kaye M. Reid Lombardo, Michael B. Farnell, Michael G. Sarr

19. Distal Pancreatectomy
Andrew S. Resnick, Jeffrey A. Drebin

20. Vascular Resection for Pancreatic Cancer
Waddah B. Al-Refaie, Jeffrey E. Lee

21. Complications of Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Kyla Terhune, Nipun B. Merchant, Alexander A. Parikh

22. Controversies in the Surgical Management of Pancreatic Cancer
Curtis J. Wray, Syed A. Ahmad

23. Laparoscopic Pancreatic Resections
Attila Nakeeb

24. Surgical Management of IPMN
Stefano Crippa, Carlos Fernandez-del Castillo, Andrew L. Warshaw

V.Palliation of Pancreatic Cancer

25. Cancer Pain and Symptom Management: Drug Therapy
Jane Pruemer, Michelle Rockey

26. Supportive Care: Cachexia, Anorexia Syndrome
Michael John Tisdale

27. Endoscopic Palliation
Nathan Schmulewitz

VI.Multimodality Therapy of Pancreatic Cancer

28. State of the Art in Radiation Therapy for Pancreas Cancer
Aaron C. Spalding, Edgar Ben-Josef

29. The Evolution of Chemoradiation Strategies for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
A. William Blackstock, Stacy Wentworth

30. Optimum Cytotoxic Therapy for Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Sameer P. Desai, Mark M. Zalupski

31. Adjuvant Chemoradiation for Pancreatic Cancer: Past, Present and Future
Michael C. Garofalo, William F. Regine

32. Neoadjuvant Treatment for Resectable and Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
Rebecca P. Petersen, Johanna C. Bendell, Brian G. Czito, Douglas S. Tyler

VII.Emerging Targeted Therapies

33. An Overview of Clinical Trials of Targeted Therapies in Pancreatic Cancer
Bassel El-Rayes

34. Utility of Animal Models in Pancreatic Cancer Research
Asfar S. Azmi, Mussop Mohammad, Ahmed O. Kaseb, Fazlul H. Sarkar, Ramzi M. Mohammad

35. K-ras Inhibitors and Pancreatic Cancer
Steven R. Alberts

36. HER Family of Receptors as Treatment Targets in Pancreatic Cancer
Bhaumik B. Patel, Adhip P. N. Majumdar

37. GSK-3ß Inhibition in Pancreatic Cancer
George P. Kim, Daniel D. Billadeau

38. Inactivation of NF-?B
Fazlul H. Sarkar, Yiwei Li

39. Novel Targets for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer I: Insulin-like Growth Factor Receptor
Chris H. Takimoto

40. Novel Targets for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer II: The Hedgehog Signaling Pathway
Chris H. Takimoto

41. Development of Vaccine Therapy for Pancreas Cancer
Dung Le, Elizabeth M. Jaffee, Dan Laheru

42. Novel Approaches in Chemoradiation for Localized Pancreas Cancer
Christopher H. Crane

43. Incorporation of Genomics and Proteomics in Drug and Biomarker Development
David G. Heidt, David Misek, David M. Lubman, Diane M. Simeone

44. Pitfalls in Clinical Trials and Future Directions
Philip A. Philip, Lance K. Heilbrun, Judith Abrams


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