Current Concepts of Diagnosis and Treatment of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783642692123
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 7/31/2012
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1984
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 436
  • Product dimensions: 6.69 (w) x 9.61 (h) x 0.93 (d)

Table of Contents

Staging of Musculoskeletal Neoplasms.- Classification of Bone Tumors.- Grading of Bone Tumors.- Biopsy of Neoplasms of Bone and Soft Tissues: A Rational Approach.- Bone Tumors — Clinical and Radiologic Investigation.- Scintigraphy of Bone Tumors.- Basic Concepts of the Resistance of Cartilage to Tumor Invasion.- Chemotherapy for Advanced Osteogenic Sarcoma and Ewing’s Sarcoma.- Malignant Transformation of Bone Tumors.- Radiation Treatment of Primary Bone Tumors.- Adjuvant Chemotherapy of Osteogenic Sarcoma and Surgical Resection of Pulmonary Metastases.- Adjuvant Interferon Therapy in Primary Osteosarcoma.- Chemotherapy by Infusion for Malignant Bone Tumors.- Toxicity and Supportive Care Related to Chemotherapy.- Allograft Transplantation in the Management of Bone Tumors.- Reconstruction of Skeletal Defects Following En-Bloc Excision of Bone Tumors.- The Role of Resection and Reconstruction in the Treatment of Bone Tumors.- Segmental Replacement of Long Bones Using Fiber Titanium Composites.- Principles of En-Bloc Excision of Limb Sarcomas.- Treatment of Pathologic Fractures.- Fibrous Dysplasia: Part I. Pathology.- Fibrous Dysplasia: Part II. Clinical Aspects.- Surgical Management of Osteosarcoma at the Mayo Clinic.- Limb Preservation in Primary Bone Disease.- Surgical Treatment of Giant Cell Tumors, Chondrosarcomas, and Chordomas of the Spine.- Free Vascularized Bone Transfers: Their Use in the Surgery of Tumors and Tumor-like Conditions.- Giant Cell Tumors of Bone: Clinical Aspects and Staging.- Aneurysmal Bone Cyst.- Presentation and Pathology of Soft Tissue Tumors.- Preoperative Assessment of Soft Tissue Sarcomas of the Extremities.- Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Soft Tissues.- Management of Soft Tissue Sarcomas.- The Pathology of Giant Cell Tumor of Bone.- Radiologic Aspects of Giant Cell Tumors.- Unicameral Bone Cysts — Round Table Discussion: I. Pathology.- Unicameral Bone Cysts — Round Table Discussion: II. Steroid Injections.- Unicameral Bone Cysts — Round Table Discussion: III. Bone Grafting.- Unicameral Bone Cysts — Round Table Discussion: IV. Treatment Comparison: Steroid Injection versus Surgery.- Spinal Reconstruction in Tumor Management.- The Role of Arteriography in the Diagnosis of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors.- Pelvic Malignancies — Resections of the Pelvic Bones.- Limb Salvage in Pelvic Tumors.- Pelvic Malignancies — Resections of the Sacrum.- Osteosarcoma: Experience at the University of California at Los Angeles.- Sarcoma in Paget’s Disease of Bone.- Medical Treatment of Paget’s Disease of Bone: Current Status.- Chondrosarcoma.- Calcifying Enchondroma of Long Bone.- The Effect of Aulaving on Normal and Sarcomatous Bone Cells and on Graft Incorporation.
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