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Mahajan, Anita

Radiation Oncology for Pediatric CNS Tumors

Mahajan, Anita - Radiation Oncology for Pediatric CNS Tumors, ebook

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Table of contents

Part I. Basic Principles

1. Epidemiology of Childhood Brain Tumors
Philip J. Lupo, Surya P. Rednam, Murali Chintagumpala

2. Histopathology of Primary Tumors of the Central Nervous System
Adekunle M. Adesina

3. Imaging of Pediatric Central Nervous System Tumors
Edgar G. Ordóñez-Rubiano, Rachel S. Hicklen, Laura Rivera-Osorio, Jason M. Johnson

4. Surgical Principles in the Treatment of Pediatric Brain Tumors
Eric N. Momin, Mahmood Khan, Andrew Jea

5. Chemotherapeutic Strategies in Brain Tumors
Soumen Khatua

Part II. Embryonal Brain Tumors

6. Medulloblastoma
Arnold C. Paulino, Christian Carrie

7. Supratentorial Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
Mary Frances McAleer

8. Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumors (AT/RT) and ETMR
Susan L. McGovern

Part III. Glial Tumors

9. Ependymoma
Rosangela Correa Villar, Thomas E. Merchant

10. Low-Grade Glioma
Rolf-Dieter Kortmann, Arnold C. Paulino

11. Optic Pathway Glioma
Julie A. Bradley, Ronny L. Rotondo, Daniel J. Indelicato

12. High-Grade Glioma
Scheryll Alken, Fernando Carceller, Henry Mandeville, Frank Saran

13. Brainstem Tumors
Carolyn R. Freeman, Jean-Pierre Farmer, Nada Jabado

Part IV. Germ Cell Tumors

14. Central Nervous System Germinoma
Yuta Shibamoto, Shinya Takemoto

15. Central Nervous System Nongerminomatous Germ Cell Tumors
Ji Hoon Phi, Chuhl Joo Lyu, Joo-Young Kim

Part V. Miscellaneous Tumors

16. Craniopharyngioma
Andrew J. Bishop, David R. Grosshans

17. CNS Leukemia
Yi An, Kenneth B. Roberts

18. Spinal Tumors
Natia Esiashvili, Ronica Nanda, Mohammad Khan, Bree Eaton

19. Choroid Plexus Tumors
Arthur K. Liu, Todd Hankinson, Johannes E. A. Wolff

20. Proton Therapy for Skull Base Chordomas in the Pediatric and Adolescent Patient
Eugen B. Hug

21. Pituitary Tumors: Pituitary Adenomas and Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Associated Diabetes Insipidus
Ralph P. Ermoian

22. Pediatric Brain Metastases
Radhika Sreeraman Kumar, Ronny L. Rotondo

Part VI. Radiotherapy Practice

23. Anesthesia for Immobilization
Pascal Owusu-Agyemang

24. Image Guidance in Pediatric Brain Radiotherapy
Sara Alcorn, Stephanie Terezakis

25. Conformal Radiation Therapy for Pediatric CNS Tumors
Thomas B. Daniels, Nadia N. Laack

26. Proton Therapy for Pediatric Brain Tumors
Anita Mahajan

27. Craniospinal Irradiation
Bree R. Eaton, Judith Adams, Torunn I. Yock

28. Special Radiation Techniques for Pediatric Brain Tumors: Hypofractionation, Radiosurgery, and Brachytherapy
Susan M. Hiniker, Iris C. Gibbs

29. Reirradiation
Patricia E. Daly, Normand J. Laperriere

Part VII. Radiotherapy Toxicity and Management

30. Neuropsychological Late Effects of Radiotherapy for Pediatric Brain Tumors
Marsha Nortz Gragert, Tanya N. Antonini, Lisa S. Kahalley

31. Endocrine Sequelae of Central Nervous System Irradiation
Steven G. Waguespack, Wassim Chemaitilly

32. Ophthalmic Outcomes for Children Treated with CNS Radiation
Irene T. Tung, Jane C. Edmond

33. Hearing
Paul W. Gidley

34. Vascular Late Effects of Cranial Radiation
Christine Hill-Kayser, Louis Constine

35. Second Neoplasms After Successful Treatment for Pediatric Central Nervous System Tumors
Mark J. Amsbaugh, Shiao Y. Woo

36. Afterword
Edward C. Halperin

Keywords: Medicine & Public Health, Radiotherapy, Oncology, Pediatrics, Neurology

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2018
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319554303
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-55428-0

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