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Management of Breast Diseases / Edition 1

Management of Breast Diseases / Edition 1

by Ismail Jatoi, Manfred Kaufmann


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Management of Breast Diseases is intended as a practical guide for physicians and surgeons who treat diseases of the breast, both benign and malignant. Thus, general surgeons, internists, family practitioners, gynecologists, radiation oncologists, and medical oncologists will find this book useful. The management of breast diseases requires a multidisciplinary approach and this textbook therefore includes the views of a wide range of specialists from throughout the world. Today, the treatment of breast diseases is largely predicated on randomized prospective trails. Therefore, the results of many clinical trials are discussed in details, and readers will find this book to be a useful guide to the evidence-based treatment of breast diseases.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783540697428
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 01/29/2010
Edition description: 2010
Pages: 664
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 10.40(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Ismail Jatoi, MD, PhD, FACS

Dale H. Dorn Chair in Surgery; Professor and Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA

Achim Rody, MD, PhD

Head of the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein / Campus Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany

Table of Contents

1 Anatomy and Physiology of the Breast Martha C. Johnson 1

2 Congenital and Developmental Abnormalities of the Breast Michele A. Shermak 37

3 Nipple Discharge Jill R. Dietz 53

4 Mastalgia Amit Goyal Robert E. Mansel 69

5 Management of Common Lactation and Breastfeeding Problems Lisa H. Amir Verity H. Livingstone 77

6 Evaluation of a Breast Mass Alastair M. Thompson Alan M. Cook Jean McCulloch Gillian Little Denis McLean 105

7 Breast Cancer Epidemiology Nikolaus Becker 121

8 Breast Cancer Screening Ismail Jatoi 131

9 Breast Imaging Lawrence W. Bassett Anne C. Hoyt Cheryce Poon Lien Tran 149

10 Premalignant and Malignant Breast Pathology Young Kyung Bae Edward Gabrielson 169

11 Lobular Carcinoma in Situ Leonard Da Silva Peter T. Simpson Sunil R. Lakhani 181

12 Ductal Carcinoma in Situ Robin M. Ciocca Monica Morrow 201

13 Surgical Considerations in the Management of Primary Invasive Breast Cancer Ismail Jatoi 227

14 Sentinel Node Concept John R. Benson Vassilis Pitsinis 243

15 Breast Reconstructive Surgery A. Tahernia D. Erdmann M. R. Zenn 261

16 The Role of Radiotherapy in Breast Cancer Management Ruth Heimann 277

17 Adjuvant Systemic Therapy for Breast Cancer: An Overview Virginia G. Kaklamani William J. Gradishar 297

18 Endocrine Therapy Sacha J. Howell Anthony Howell 329

19 Chemotherapeutic Agents Mattea Linder Gunter von Minckwitz 353

20 HER2-Targeted Therapy Phuong Dinh Gianluca Tomasello Martine J. Piccart 373

21 Inflammatory and Locally Advanced Breast Cancer Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo Gabriel N Hortobagyi 391

22 Preoperative (Neoadjuvant) Systemic Therapy Kathrin Schwedler Manfred Kaufmann 417

23 Metastatic Breast Cancer Tejal A. Patel Edith A. Perez 425

24 Hormone Replacement Therapy: A Critical Review Ragaz Joseph Budlovsky Joshua 451

25 Breast Diseases in Males John T. Vetto 473

26 Breast Cancer in the Elderly Madhuri V. Vithala Hyman B. Muss 499

27 Breast Cancer in Younger Women Manuela Rabaglio Monica Castiglione 511

28 Psychological Support for the Breast Cancer Patient Donna Greenberg 543

29 Management of the Patient with a Genetic Predisposition for Breast Cancer Vickie L. Venne Saundra S. Buys 553

30 Chemoprevention of Breast Cancer Kathrin Strasser-Weippl Paul Goss 571

31 Design, Implementation, and Interpretation of Clinical Trials Carol K. Redmond Jong-Hyeon Jeong 587

32 Structure of Breast Care Center David P. Winchester 629

33 Medicolegal Pitfalls in Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Management Janet R. Osuch Vence L. Bonham 647

Index 659

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