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ISBN-13: 9781461437635
Publisher: Springer New York
Publication date: 09/22/2012
Edition description: 5th ed. 2013
Pages: 1431
Product dimensions: 8.27(w) x 10.98(h) x 0.09(d)

About the Author



Peter H. Wiernik, MD,Doctor HC
Cancer Research Foundation, Chappaqua, NY, USA


Janice P. Dutcher, MD
Cancer Research Foundation, Chappaqua, NY, USA


Morie A. Gertz, MD
Mayo Clinic, Department of Hematology, Rochester, MN, USA

Table of Contents



Part I Chronic Leukemias and Related Disorders


Ch 1: A History of the Chronic Leukemias
George P. Canellos, Matthew S. Davids


Ch 2: Epidemiology and Etiology of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Maren Rohrbacher, Joerg Hasford


Ch 3: Pathology of the Chronic Myeloid Leukemias
Barbara J. Bain


Ch 4: Molecular Biology and Cytogenetics of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Marina Konopleva, Alfonso Quintas Cardama, Hagop Kantarjian, Jorge Cortes


Ch 5: Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Charles A. Schiffer


Ch 6: Etiology and Epidemiology of CLL
Helen E. Speedy, Daniel Catovsky, Richard S. Houlston


Ch 7: Morphology and Immunophenotype of CLL
Mir Basharath Alikhan, Grish Venkataraman


Ch 8: The Genomic and Epigenomic Landscape of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Jonathan C. Strefford, Renata Walewska, David G. Oscier


Ch 9: Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Related Disorders
Deepa Jeyakumar, Susan O’Brien


Ch 10: Hairy Cell Leukemia
Sonia Ali, Alan Saven


Part II Acute Leukemias


Ch 11: History of Acute Leukemia
Emil J. Freireich


Ch 12: The Etiology of Acute Leukemia
Jessica N. Nichol, Mena Kinal, Wilson H. Miller, Jr.


Ch 13: Epidemiology and Hereditary Aspects of Acute Leukemia
Logan G. Spector, Erin L. Marcotte, Rebecca Kehm, Jenny N. Poynter


Ch 14: Classification of the Acute Leukemias: Cytochemical and Morphologic Considerations
N. Nukhet Tuzuner, John M. Bennett


Ch 15: Immunobiology of Acute Leukemia
Elisabeth Paietta


Ch 16: Cytogenetics of Acute Leukemia
Nyla A. Heerema, Susana Catalina Raimondi


Ch 17: Diagnosis and Treatment of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic
Leukemia
Lewis B. Silverman, Melinda Pauly


Ch 18: Diagnosis and Treatment of Adult Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
Nicola Goekbuget, Dieter Hoelzer


Ch 19: Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Children
Brenton G. Mar, Barbara Degar


Ch 20: Diagnosis and Treatment of Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Other than Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia
Peter H. Wiernik


Ch 21: Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia
Peter H. Wiernik, Robert E. Gallagher, Martin S. Tallman


Ch 22: Therapy-Related Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
Hyun Chan Suh, H. Phillip Koeffler


Ch 23: The Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Kenneth Miller, Monika Pilichowska


Part III Myeloma and Related Diseases


Ch 24: History of Multiple Myeloma
David P. Steensma, Robert A. Kyle


Ch 25: Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance
Malin Hultcrantz, Ola Landgren


Ch 26: Smoldering Multiple Myeloma
Maria Victoria Mateos, Jesus San-Miguel


Ch 27: Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma in Frail Patients
Alessandra Larocca, Antonio Palumbo


Ch 28: Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma in Transplant Eligible Patients
Rajshekhar Chakraborty, Morie A. Gertz


Ch 29: Role of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Myeloma
Heather Landau, Sergio Giralt


Ch 30: Solitary Plasmacytomas and Soft-Tissue Involvement in Multiple Myeloma
Joan Bladé, Laura Rosiñol


Ch 31: Supportive Care in Multiple Myeloma
Simit Mahesh Doshi, Tom T. Noff, G. David Roodman


Ch 32: POEMS Syndrome
Angela Dispenzieri


Ch 33: Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia
Steven P. Treon, Giampaolo Merlini, Meletios Dimopoulos


Ch 34: Plasma Cell Leukemia
Nisha S. Joseph, Sagar Lonial


Ch 35: Prognosis of Myeloma/Genetics of Myeloma
Sébastien Robiou-Du-Pont, Jill Corre, Hervé Avet-Loiseau


Ch 36: Immunoglobulin Light Chain Amyloidosis (AL)
Morie A. Gertz, Francis K. Buadi, Taimur Sher, Angela Dispenzieri


Part IV Lymphoma


Ch 37: Historical Landmarks in an Understanding of the Lymphomas
Marshall A. Lichtman


Ch 38: Genetics in Lymphomagenesis
James R. Cerhan, Esteban Braggio, Susan L. Slager, Anne J. Novak


Ch 39: Epidemiology and Hereditary Aspects of Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas
Seymour Grufferman


Ch 40: Pathology of Non-Hodgkin and Hodgkin Lymphomas
Mariko Yabe, L. Jeffrey Medeiros


Ch 41: Immunology of the Lymphomas
Christopher Sequeira, Howard Ozer


Ch 42: Cytogenetics of Lymphomas
Meaghan Wall, Lynda J. Campbell


Ch 43: Diagnosis and Treatment of Hodgkin Lymphoma
Peter H. Wiernik


Ch 44: Radiotherapeutic Management of Lymphomas
John P. Plastaras, Eli Glatstein


Ch 45: Diagnosis and Treatment of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma of Adults
David G. Crockett, James O. Armitage, Julie M. Vose


Ch 46: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma of Childhood
Tony H. Truong, Sarah Alexander, Sheila Weitzman

Ch 47: Lymphoma in Other Diseases
Jennifer Crombie, Dan L. Longo



Part V Supportive Care


Ch 48: Supportive Care for Patients with Leukemia: A Historical Perspective
Charles A. Schiffer


Ch 49: Prevention of Infections in Patients with Hematological Malignancies
Marcio Nucci, Elias J. Anaissie


Ch 50: Evaluation and Management of Bacterial and Fungal Infections in Patients with a Hematological Malignancy: A 2016 Update
Maria Pia Franco, Jaime S. Green, Jo-Anne H. Young


Ch 51: Viral Infections in Patients with Hematological Malignancies
Jack W. Hsu, John W. Hiemenz, John R. Wingard, Helen Leather


Ch 52: Therapeutic Cytapheresis, Plasmapheresis, and Plasma Exchange in Neoplastic Diseases of the Blood
Janice P. Dutcher


Ch 53: Red Cell Transfusions in Patients with Hematologic Malignancies
Karen E. King, Paul M. Ness


Ch 54: Platelet and Granulocyte Transition
Janice P. Dutcher


Ch 55: Alternative Sources of Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Their Clinical Applications
Filippo Milano, Shelly Heimfeld, H. Joachim Deeg


Ch 56: HLA Typing in Support of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation from Unrelated Donors
Effie W. Petersdorf, Claudio Anasetti, Paul J. Martin, John A. Hansen


Ch 57: Special Care of Blood and Marrow Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipient
Syed Abutalib, Hillard M. Lazarus


Ch 58: Hematopoietic Growth Factors in the Supportive Care and Treatment of Patients with Hematologic Neoplasms
Ryan W. Jacobs, Omotayo Fasan, Edward A. Copelan, Belinda R. Avalos


Ch 59: Bleeding and Thrombosis in Hematologic Neoplasia
Joseph J. Shatzel, Robyn Scherber, Thomas G. DeLoughery


Ch 60: Psychological Aspects of Hematological Neoplasms
Tomer T. Levin, Judith Cukor






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