For more than 30 years, Perez and Brady’s Principles and Practice
of Radiation Oncology has been the must-have standard reference
for radiation oncologists and radiation oncology residents who need a
comprehensive text covering both the biological and physical science
aspects of this complex field as well as disease site-specific information
on the integrated, multidisciplinary management of patients with
cancer. The 7th Edition continues this tradition of excellence with extensive
updates throughout, many new chapters, and more than 1,400 full-color illustrations that highlight key
concepts in tumor pathogenesis, diagnosis, and targeted radiation therapy.
Discusses and illustrates the presentation of a broad spectrum of oncologic diseases in currently available imaging modalities
Recommends key principles of radiologic-oncologic interrelation and applies these principles in the interpretation of radiologic studies
Considers the role of multiparametric and multimodality imaging approaches in detail
Focusing on the essential information you need to know for the clinical practice of oncology, this practical volume in the Lippincott Manual series provides concise, high-yield content that reflects today’s fast-changing advances in the field. In one convenient, portable resource, you’ll find complete coverage of cancer management, all at your fingertips for quick review and reference. The Washington Manual® of Oncology, 4th Edition, is an ideal reference for oncologists, residents, fellows, medical students, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants.
Neonatal hematology is a fast-growing field, and the majority of sick neonates will develop hematological problems. This is an essential guide to the pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of hematologic problems in the neonate. Guidance is practical, including blood test interpretation, advice on transfusions and reference ranges for hematological values. Chapters have been thoroughly revised according to the latest advances in the field for this updated third edition. Topics discussed include erythrocyte disorders, platelet disorders, leukocyte disorders, immunologic disorders and hemostatic disorders. Coverage of oncological issues has been expanded to two separate chapters on leukemia and solid tumors, making information more easily accessible. Approaches to identifying the cause of anemia in a neonate are explained, with detailed algorithms provided to aid clinicians in practice. Covering an important hematologic niche with an ever increasing amount of specialized knowledge, this book is a valuable resource for hematologists, neonatologists and pediatricians.
This new edition provides a much-needed reference book to accommodate emerging and expanding knowledge in fertility preservation, the rapidly growing field of reproductive medicine associated with advances in oncology. Written by a team of world-leading experts in the field and comprehensive in its scope, the book covers the full range of techniques and scientific concepts in detail. It opens with an introduction to fertility preservation in both cancer and non-cancer patients, followed by fertility preservation strategies in males and females, including medical/surgical procedures, ART, cryopreservation and transplantation of ovarian tissue, and in-vitro follicle culture. Concluding chapters address new technologies, as well as ethical, legal and religious issues. The book has been thoroughly updated, includes additional contributors, and now provides greater focus on practical and clinically relevant issues. Richly illustrated throughout, this is a key resource for clinicians specializing in reproductive medicine, gynecology, oncology, hematology, endocrinology and infertility.