ISBN-10:
1617376094
ISBN-13:
9781617376092
Pub. Date:
12/09/2010
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
High-Grade Gliomas: Diagnosis and Treatment / Edition 1

High-Grade Gliomas: Diagnosis and Treatment / Edition 1

by Gene H. Barnett

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ISBN-13: 9781617376092
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date: 12/09/2010
Series: Current Clinical Oncology
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2007
Pages: 495
Product dimensions: 0.00(w) x 0.00(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Classification of High-Grade Glioma



Histologic Classifications

Richard Prayson



Molecular Classifications

Greg Fuller



Clinical Characteristics



Pediatric High-Grade Glioma

Bruce Cohen



Adult High-Grade Glioma

Susan Chang and Nicholas Butowski



Diagnostic Tools for High-Grade Glioma



Computerized Tomography

Thomas Masaryk and Manzoor Ahmed



Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Paul Ruggieri



Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

Mitchell Berger, G. Evren Keles, and Soonmee Sha



Biological Imaging

Tim Roberts and Andrea Kassner



Nuclear Imaging

Alexander M Spence, David Mankoff, Mark Muzc, and Kristin Swanson



Magneto-Encephalography

Michael Steinmetz, Jurgen Luders, and Edward Benzel



Management



General Considerations

Glen Stevens



Surgical Techniques

Gene Barnett



Radiation Therapy

Minesh Mehta and Hiral Shah



Brachytherapy

Michael McDermott, Marcus Ware, and P.K. Sneed



Radiosurgery

John Suh and Gene Barnett



Chemotherapies

David Peereboom and Manmeet Singh Ahluwalia



Nursing Considerations

Kathy Lupica and Gail Ditz



Contemporary Investigational Treatments



Convection Enhanced Delivery

Andrew Kanner



Immunotoxins

Syed Husain and Raj Puri



Small Molecule Agents

Michael Vogelbaum and Tina Thomas



Immunotherapy

Roberta Glick, Terry Lichter, Henry Lin, and Edward Cohen



Monoclonal Antibodies

Abraham Boskovitz David Reardon, Carol Wikstrand, Michael Zalutsky, and Darell Bigner



Oncolytic Viral Therapies

Antonio Chiocca and M.L. Lamfers



Biologic Modifiers

Aleck Hercbergs, Alex Mason, and Steve Toms



Gene Therapy

Alessandro Olivi and Maciej Lesniak



Boron Neutron Capture Therapy of Brain Tumors: Current Status and Future Prospects

Rolf Barth, Jeffrey Coderre, Graca Vicente, Thomas Blue, and Shin-Ichi Miyatake



Photodynamic Therapy

Andrew Kaye and Bhadrakant Kavar

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