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Hayat, M. A.

General Methods and Overviews, Lung Carcinoma and Prostate Carcinoma

Hayat, M. A. - General Methods and Overviews, Lung Carcinoma and Prostate Carcinoma, ebook

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Table of contents

I. General Methods and Overviews

1. Metabolic Transformations of Malignant Cells: An Overview
Leslie C. Costello, Renty B. Franklin

2. Detection of Recurrent Cancer by Radiological Imaging
S. J. Gwyther

3. Tumor Gene Therapy: Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Mikko I. Kettunen, Olli H. J. Gröhn

4. Assessment of Gene Transfer: Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Nuclear Medicine Techniques
Annette Altmann, Uwe Haberkorn

5. Role of TP53 Mutations in Cancer (An Overview)
Franck Toledo

6. Personalized Medicine for Cancer
Sarah J. Welsh, Garth Powis

7. Radiation Doses to Patients Using Computed Radiography, Direct Digital Radiography, and Screen-Film Radiography
Gaetano Compagnone

8. Cancer Vaccines and Immune Monitoring (An Overview)
Zsuzsanna Tabi, Stephen Man

9. New Insights into the Role of Infection,Immunity and Apoptosis in the Genesis of the Cancer Stem Cell
Peter Grandics

10. Successful Cancer Treatment: Eradication of Cancer Stem Cells
David Dingli, Jorge M. Pacheco

11. Overexposure of Patients to Ionizing Radiation: An Overview
Philip Clewer

II. Lung Cancer

12. Lung Carcinoma
M. A. Hayat

13. Extra-Pulmonary Small Cell Cancer: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prognosis
Rabia K. Shahid, Kamal Haider, Amer Sami, Imran Ahmad, Florence Arnold, Sunil Yadav, Kristie Harding, Malcolm Brigden, David Popkin, Shahid Ahmed

14. Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Lung: Automated Segmentation Methods
William F. Sensakovic, Samuel G. Armato

15. Peripheral Lung Lesions: Diagnosis Using Transcutaneous Contrast-Enhanced Sonography
Christian Görg, Angelique Holland

16. Small Pulmonary Nodules: Detection Using Multidetector-Row Computed Tomography
Marco Das

17. Secondary Primary Cancer Following Chemoradiation for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer
Nagio Takigawa, Yoshihiko Segawa, Katsuyuki Kiura

18. Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Second-Line Treatment with Docetaxel
Cesare Gridelli, Paolo Maione

19. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer with Brain Metastases: Platinum-Based Chemotherapy
Fabrizio Nelli, Luca Moscetti

20. Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma: EGFR Gene Mutations and Response to Gefitinib
Armando Bartolazzi

21. Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma: Acquired Resistance to Gefitinib
Katsuyuki Kiura, Nagio Takigawa, Yoshihiko Segawa

22. Prognostic Significance of [18F]-Fluorodeoxyglucose Uptake on Positron Emission Tomography in Patients with Pathological Stage I Lung Adenocarcinoma
Hiroaki Nomori

23. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Prognosis Using the TNM Staging System
Joachim Pfannschmidt, Heinrich Bulzebruck, Hendrik Dienemann

24. Differentiation Between Malignant and Benign Pleural Effusions: Methylation Specific Polymerase Chain Reaction Analysis
Susana Benlloch, Josè Marcelo Galbis-Caravajal, Bartomeu Massutí

25. Pathological Distinction of Pulmonary Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma from Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma Using Immunohistochemistry
Kenzo Hiroshima

26. Differentiation Between Pleuropulmonary Desmoid Tumors and Solitary Fibrous Tumors: Role of Histology and Immunohistochemistry
Dani S. Zander, Loren E. Zander

27. Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer with Brain Metastasis: Role of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Gene Mutation
Edmond S. K. Ma, Chris L. P. Wong

III. Prostate Cancer

28. Prostate Carcinoma
M. A. Hayat

29. The Role of Intermediary Metabolism and Molecular Genetics in Prostate Cancer
Renty B. Franklin, Leslie C. Costello

30. Array-Based Comparative Genomic Hybridization in Prostate Cancer: Research and Clinical Applications
Franclim R. Ribeiro, Rolf I. Skotheim, Rui Henrique, Manuel R. Teixeira

31. Prostate Cancer: Role of Vav3 Overexpression in Development and Progression
Shan Lu

32. Prostate Cancer: Detection and Monitoring Using Mitochondrial Mutations as a Biomarker
Gabriel D. Dakubo, Ryan L. Parr, John P. Jakupciak

33. Prognostic Markers in Prostatic Carcinoma
Sonia L. El-Sharkawy, Naglaa F. Abbas, Nadia G. EL-Hefnawy

34. Prostate Cancer: Detection of Free Tumor-Specific DNA in Blood and Bone Marrow
Heidi Schwarzenbach, Klaus Pantel

35. Prostate Carcinoma: Evaluation Using Transrectal Sonography
Ahmet T. Turgut, Vikram S. Vikram

36. Prostate Cancer: 16?-[18F] Fluoro-5?-Dihydrotesterone (FDHT) Whole-Body Positron Emission Tomography
Pat Zanzonico

37. Effects of Standard Treatments on the Immune Response to Prostate Cancer
Nancy J. Nesslinger, Howard H. Pai, Charles M. Ludgate, Brad H. Nelson

38. Vinorelbine, Doxorubicin, and Prednisone in Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer
Samer Kalakish, Frank M. Torti

39. Locally Advanced Prostate Cancer Biochemical Recurrence after Radiotherapy: Use of Cyclic Androgen Withdrawal Therapy

Juanita Crook

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Nursing, Radiotherapy

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2008
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Methods of Cancer Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prognosis
Page amount
638 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781402084423

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