ISBN-10:
1617372293
ISBN-13:
9781617372292
Pub. Date:
09/08/2011
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Cancer Screening: A Practical Guide for Physicians / Edition 1

Cancer Screening: A Practical Guide for Physicians / Edition 1

by Khalid Aziz, George Y. Wu

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ISBN-13: 9781617372292
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date: 09/08/2011
Series: Current Clinical Practice
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2002
Pages: 324
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Introduction

Principles of Cancer Screening
Maurie Markman

Part II. Screening for Breast and Gynecological Cancers

Screening for Breast Cancer
Kristen Zarfos and Peter J. Deckers

Screening for Cervical Cancer
Amreen Husain and William J. Hoskins

Screening for Ovarian Cancer
Beth E. Nelson and Allan R. Mayer

Screening for Endometrial Cancer
Allen R. Mayer and Beth E. Nelson

Part III. Screening for Gastrointestinal Cancers

Screening for Colorectal Cancer
Kittichai Promrat, Khalid Aziz, and George Y. Wu

Screening for Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Kirti Shetty, Khalid Aziz, and George Y. Wu

Screening for Oropharyngeal Cancer
Krishnamoorthy Srinivasan and Mohan Kameswaram

Part IV. Screening for Urogenital Cancers

Screening for Prostate Cancer
Peter C. Albertsen

Screening for Testicular Cancer
Charles G. Petrunin and Craig R. Nichols

Part V. Dermatological Cancers

Screening for Skin Cancer
Marti J. Rothe, Tracy L. Bialy, and Jane M. Grant-Kels

Part VI. Screening for Respiratory Cancers

Screening for Lung Cancer
Michael J. McNamee

Part VII. Screening for Cancers in High-Risk Groups

Screening for Esophageal Cancer in Barrett's Esophagus
Elizabeth I. Heath and Marcia I. F. Canto

Screening for Esophageal Cancer in China
You-Lin Qiao and Guoqing Wang

Screening for Liver Cancer in China
Boheng Zhang and Binghui Yang

Screening for Gastric Cancer in Japan
Masao Ichinose, Naohisa Yahagi, Masashi Oka, Hitoshi Ikeda, Kaumasa Miki, and Masao Omata

Part VIII. Future Prospects in Cancer Screening

Advanced Imaging Technology for Future Cancer Screening
Jeff L. Fidler

Molecular Genetics and Cancer Screening: Current Status and Future Prospects
Zhong Ling, Khalid Aziz, and George Y. Wu

Part IX. Medicolegal Aspects of Cancer Screening

Medicolegal Issues in Cancer Screening
Charlotte Brooks

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