Category: Oncology

Molecular Oncology and Clinical Applications by R. Dulbecco (auth.), Prof. Dr. A. Cittadini, Prof. Dr. R.

By R. Dulbecco (auth.), Prof. Dr. A. Cittadini, Prof. Dr. R. Baserga, Prof. Dr. H. M. Pinedo, Prof. Dr. T. Galeotti, Dr. D. Corda (eds.)

The uncomplicated wisdom of telephone biology and molecular genetics in oncology is more and more attracting the curiosity of medical oncologists and is with regards to attaining a beneficial software on the bedside. at the present, it kind of feels transparent that the answer of the melanoma challenge lies in the comprehension of the intimate mechanisms resulting in mobilephone transformation and tumor development as weIl as of the cancer-host courting. in keeping with this reason each success during this context may possibly tremendously increase either prognosis and treatment of neoplastic illnesses. This={)ook represents the court cases of the overseas convention o~ melanoma: organic Mechanisms and scientific functions, held in Rome on November 16-18, 1992. The assembly was once geared up through the Centro di Ricerche Oncologiche "Giovanni XXIII" of the Catholic collage of Rome and the Consorzio Mario Negri Sud of S. M. Imbaro in collaboration with different colleagues from the colleges of Napoli and Bologna. As organizers and pmticipants to the convention we predict the assembly used to be a hit, as used to be proven by means of the nice curiosity raised in clinical and educational circles. The publication collects contributions from major scientists in all oncological m·eas starting from molecular biology to immunology, prognosis and treatment. The papers are prepared into 4 sections: I - Molecular points of telephone transformation and progress; II - Membrane receptors and sign transduction; III - types for brand spanking new therapeutical thoughts; IV - medical functions, following the tactic that chm·acterized the full assembly: from molecule to bedside.

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Meaning-centered psychotherapy in the cancer setting : by William S. Breitbart

By William S. Breitbart

'Meaning-Centered-Psychotherapy within the melanoma environment' offers a theoretical context for Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy (MCP), a non-pharmalogic intervention which has been proven to reinforce that means and non secular health, elevate desire, enhance caliber of existence, and considerably reduce melancholy, anxiousness, hope for hastened demise, and symptom burden misery within the melanoma setting.

summary: 'Meaning-Centered-Psychotherapy within the melanoma atmosphere' offers a theoretical context for Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy (MCP), a non-pharmalogic intervention which has been proven to augment that means and religious health and wellbeing, bring up desire, enhance caliber of lifestyles, and considerably lessen melancholy, nervousness, wish for hastened loss of life, and symptom burden misery within the melanoma environment

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Gliomas by Mitchel S. Berger and Michael Weller (Eds.)

By Mitchel S. Berger and Michael Weller (Eds.)

Researchers’ wisdom of gliomas maintains to enhance swiftly at either the elemental and translational degrees, and Gliomas provides a radical assessment of the evolving fields of tumor biology and scientific medication as they relate to our realizing of mind tumors.

Gliomas reviews the present paradigms that underlie those fields, starting with the molecular epidemiology of glioma susceptibility and analysis via population-based technological know-how and genome-wide organization reports. The book’s dialogue of imaging modalities extends past advances in anatomical imaging to incorporate metabolic and physiological reviews. This paintings presents thorough dialogue of the medical view of tumors, starting from the presentation of the sufferer to surgical administration, and covers all healing ideas for sufferer care, together with chemotherapy, distinctive molecular cures, immunotherapies, or even customized ways to affect the set of lesions. also, the publication discusses radiotherapy with reference to the numerous thoughts to be had to regard sufferers utilizing myriad fractionated concepts with quite a few assets. eventually, Gliomas reviews concerns particular to the standard of existence for sufferers, and methods for maximizing the impact of caregivers.

Edited and authored by way of most advantageous researchers from worldwide, Gliomas is a finished reference for clinicians and researchers looking the main updated details on gliomas, and a consultant to the easiest how one can successfully deal with glioma sufferers and their care.

  • Synthesizes extensively dispersed info at the administration of gliomas into one finished resource
  • Chapters written by way of foreign authors who're preeminent researchers within the field
  • Fully explores the healing innovations for sufferer care, from chemotherapy to radiotherapy to personalised approaches

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Treatment of Cancer Fifth Edition by Price, Pat

By Price, Pat

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Drug Management of Prostate Cancer by Martin E. Gleave, Michael E. Cox, Yuzhuo Wang (auth.),

By Martin E. Gleave, Michael E. Cox, Yuzhuo Wang (auth.), William D. Figg, Cindy H. Chau, Eric J. Small (eds.)

This booklet is a accomplished, concise precis of the pharmacological remedies of prostate melanoma. it's an authoritative and updated reference on healing thoughts related to either commonplace of care and investigational brokers. The chapters describe cutting-edge details on Hormone treatment, Chemotherapy, Angiogenesis, treatment for Bone Metastases, Immunotherapy, Prevention, and Drug improvement. Drug administration of Prostate melanoma is a wonderful source for scientific oncologists, trainees, researchers, and participants of the pharmaceutical industry

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Nutrition and Cancer Prevention (Nutrition and Disease by Atif B. Awad, Peter G. Bradford

By Atif B. Awad, Peter G. Bradford

  Epidemiological reviews have expected that nearly 35 percentage of cancers are possibly avoidable through dietary amendment. those adjustments contain recommendations equivalent to caloric limit and difficulty of particular macro-nutrient teams. despite the fact that, contemporary examine exhibits that what you devour could be simply as vital as what you shun by way of warding off melanoma, particularly colon, breast, and prostate cancers, that have develop into epidemic within the Western hemisphere. nutrients and melanoma Prevention brings jointly the pinnacle specialists in nutritive healthiness who current major proof that categorical nutritional micronutrients have the aptitude to play a job in resisting melanoma, modulating its improvement, or decreasing tumor metastasis. As a fashion of creation, the e-book updates the descriptive epidemiology of the main cancers of the Western international, after which discusses the most likely mechanisms of motion that happen while definite crucial foodstuff develop into nutrition staples. The textual content strikes directly to discover the medical facts, taking a look at many of the homes of every classification of micronutrient, bankruptcy through bankruptcy. those sessions contain supplements; minerals, quite calcium and selenium; phytosterols and polyphenols, that are present in soy and eco-friendly tea; isothiocyanates  present in broccoli, kale, and different cruciferous greens; and really good nutritional lipids, together with omega-3 fatty acids, linoleic acid, and sphingolipids. The booklet additionally dedicates chapters to the jobs that weight problems and over the top alcohol intake play in melanoma improvement. “…we can wish to make use of dietary interventions to sluggish the development of tumor improvement within the intraepithelial hyperplasia section ahead of tumor measurement turns into sufficiently big for analysis and likelihood of metastasis raises. chance exists to stretch this prevention section in order that symptom-free lifetime of the long run sufferer with melanoma is prolonged.” --from  bankruptcy 2, How nutritional parts shield from melanoma, Diane M. Harris and Vay Liang W. pass  (Possible representation desk 2.1 Partial record of Bioactive foodstuff elements with Cancer-Preventive houses which are exact during this quantity and Their basic foodstuff resources bankruptcy )

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The Kinetochore:: From Molecular Discoveries to Cancer by Kerry S. Bloom (auth.), Peter De Wulf, William C. Earnshaw

By Kerry S. Bloom (auth.), Peter De Wulf, William C. Earnshaw (eds.)

Kinetochores orchestrate the trustworthy transmission of chromosomes from one new release to the subsequent. Kinetochores have been first depicted over a hundred years in the past, yet kinetochore examine has advanced through leaps and limits because the first description in their constituent DNA and proteins within the Eighties. "The Kinetochore: from Molecular Discoveries to melanoma Therapy" edited by way of Peter De Wulf and William C. Earnshaw offers an intensive updated research of kinetochore and centromere composition, formation, rules, and task, either in mitosis and meiosis, in people and "model" eukaryotic species, and at usual and mutant neocentromeres. lately initiated translational examine on kinetochores can also be mentioned as kinetochores are being mined as a really wealthy aim for the following generations of anti-cancer drugs.

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Plumer's Principles and Practice of Infusion Therapy by Sharon M. Weinstein MS RN CRNI FACW FAAN, Mary E Hagle

By Sharon M. Weinstein MS RN CRNI FACW FAAN, Mary E Hagle PhD RN FAAN

For almost part a century, Plumer's ideas & perform of Infusion treatment has retained its place because the most excellent, entire resource of data addressing infusion treatment for working towards clinicians, educators, and scholars. thoroughly up to date and revised, this re-creation offers the most up-tp-date base of information necessary to top quality infusion deal with sufferers in different scientific settings. Read more...


Addresses intravenous remedy for practising clinicians, educators, and scholars. This identify presents transparent, concise assurance of easy and complicated infusion approaches, in addition to present Infusion Read more...

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Lippincott's Cancer Chemotherapy Handbook by Delia C. Baquiran

By Delia C. Baquiran

The Second Edition of Lippincott's melanoma Chemotherapy Handbook is a pragmatic, but entire, reference advisor that offers alphabetical entry to melanoma medicinal drugs and to drug management instructions. Written by way of excessive point nurses at Memorial-Sloan Kettering melanoma middle, this booklet is a helpful source for training nurses, physicians, IV therapists, and different oncology future health care services. the most part comprises chemotherapeutic drug monographs, drug regimens, and data on medicines had to keep an eye on unintended effects. New to this variation are short sections that element the ideas on secure dealing with and management, administration of unintended effects, and residential care directions.

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Novel Anticancer Agents: Strategies for Discovery and by Alex A. Adjei, John K. Buolamwini

By Alex A. Adjei, John K. Buolamwini

This e-book bargains pertinent easy technological know-how info on innovations used for the rational layout and discovery of novel anticancer brokers, and, additionally, translational experiences concerning scientific trial layout and execution with those novel, generally cytostatic brokers. This publication covers easy technological know-how concepts which are getting used in drug discovery and preclinical review thinking about novel molecular ambitions, in addition to scientific trial method together with scientific pharmacokinetics and imaging to deal with problems with efficacy review of the hot, rather non-cytotoxic anticancer brokers. at the present, there isn't any e-book that gives such an integration of uncomplicated and medical reviews of novel anticancer brokers, masking either drug discovery and translational examine widely. * Addresses the severe matters considering the improvement of novel brokers for melanoma remedy through specialists within the box* offers drug discovery recommendations* Discusses regulatory concerns surrounding drug improvement*

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