Tactics and Strategy in Cancer Treatment

Tactics and Strategy in Cancer Treatment

by Georges Mathe (Editor)

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1977)

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ISBN-13: 9783642811760
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 07/23/2012
Series: Recent Results in Cancer Research , #62
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1977
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 0.00(w) x 0.00(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

I. Tactics.- Tactics in Cancer Treatment: Introduction.- 1. Surgery.- Effects of the Removal of the Regional Lymph Nodes on the Survival of Mice Bearing B16 Melanoma or EAkR Lymphosarcoma.- Regional Lymph Node Dissection in Melanoma of the Limbs. Stage I—A Cooperative International Trial.- 2. Chemotherapy.- Effectiveness of Murine Leukemia Chemotherapy According to the Immune State: Reconsideration of Correlations Between Chemotherapy, Tumour Cell Killing, and Survival Time.- Chemotherapy of Tumours in Immuno-deprived Mice.- Treatment of Malignant Gliomas and Brain Metastases in Adults Using a Combination of Adriamycin, VM 26 and CCNU—Results of Type II Trial.- 3. Immunotherapy.- Immunologic and Cytokinetic Parameters of BCG-induced Growth Control of a Murine Leukemia.- 4. Monitoring.- Biochemical Aids to Cancer Management.- Laboratory Testing for Cancer.- II. General Strategy.- The Strategy of Cancer Treatment: Introduction.- 1. Leukemias and Hematosarcomas.- Treatment of Murine EAkR Lymphosarcoma by Surgery Combined With Systemic or Local Active BCG Immunotherapy Applied Repeatedly.- Interspersion of Cyclophosphamide and BCG in the Treatment of L1210 Leukemia and Lewis Tumor.- Results in Children of Acute Lymphoid Leukemia: Protocol ICIG-ALL 9 Consisting of Chemotherapy for Only 9 Months Followed by Active Immunotherapy.- Active Immunotherapy in Leukemia with Neuraminidase-Modified Leukemic Cells.- Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy Interspersion: Clinical Studies in Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia.- Androgens and Long-Term Complete Remission in Acute Granulopoietic Leukemias.- Treatment by Radiophosphorus Versus Busulfan in Polycythemia Vera: A Randomized Trial. E.O.R.T.C. “Leukemias and Hematosarcomas” Group.- The Strategy of Treatment of Hodgkin’s Disease.- 2. Solid Tumors.- Limb Preservation in Osteogenic Sarcoma: A Preliminary Report.- Breast Cancer: Changing Strategy for Treatment.- Radiotherapy in the Therapeutic Strategy to Breast Cancer.- Adjuvant Combination Chemotherapy in Primary Mammary Carcinoma: The CMF Program.- Chemo Immunotherapy of Advanced Breast Cancer With BCG.- Trial of BCG Immunotherapy in the Treatment of Resectable Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Bronchus (Stages I and II).- Postoperative Nonspecific Immunotherapy in Primary Bronchogenic Carcinoma.- The Strategy of Cancer Treatment: Testicular Carcinoma.- Strategy of Testis Cancer Treatment.- The Combination of Surgery, Radiotherapy, and Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Gastric Cancer.- Initial Therapeutic Strategies Applied to Treatment of Common Epithelial Cancers of the Ovary (Stages IIb-III). “Ovary” Working Party of the E.O.R.T.C.- Strategy and Tactics in Prostatic Cancer.- Treatment of Trophoblastic Tumours.- The Management of Musculoskeletal Tumours.- The Management of Wilms’ Tumor.- Present Strategy of Treatment of Neuroblastoma.- Surgery in the Treatment of Pulmonary Metastases.- Treatment of Cervical Lymph Node Metastases From Carcinomas of the Upper Respiratory and Digestive Tracts.

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