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Title Lung cancer / edited by Jack A. Roth, James D. Cox, Waun Ki Hong.

Imprint Malden, Mass. ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2008.

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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 468 pages) : illustrations (some color)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Smoking cessation / Alexander V. Prokhorov, Kentya H. Ford, and Karen Suchanek Hudmon -- Lung cancer susceptibility genes / Joan E. Bailey-Wilson -- Lung cancer susceptibility and risk assessment models / Xifeng Wu [and others] -- The molecular genetics of lung cancer / David S. Shames, Mitsuo Sato, and John D. Minna -- Molecular biology of preneoplastic lesions of the lung / Ignacio I. Wistuba and Adi F. Gazdar -- Detection of preneoplastic lesions / Stephen Lam -- Treatment of preneoplastic lesions of the lung / Annette McWilliams -- The pathology and pathogenesis of peripheral lung adenocarcinoma including bronchioloalveolar carcinoma / Wilbur A. Franklin -- Treatment of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma / Ji-Youn Han, Dae Ho Lee, and Jin Soo Lee -- Molecular profiling for early detection and prediction of response in lung cancer / Jacob M. Kaufman and David P. Carbone -- The role for mediastinoscopy in the staging of nonsmall cell lung cancer / Carolyn E. Reed -- Minimally invasive surgery for lung cancer / Michael Kent, Miguel Alvelo-Rivera, and James Luketich -- Extended resection for lung cancer / Philippe G. Dartevelle, Bedrettin Yildizeli, and Sacha Mussot -- Adjuvant chemotherapy following surgery for lung cancer / Benjamin Besse and Thierry Le Chevalier -- Induction chemotherapy for resectable lung cancer / Katherine M.W. Pisters -- Image-guided radiation therapy / Kenneth E. Rosenzweig and Sonal Sura -- Stereotactic body radiation therapy for lung cancer / Robert D. Timmerman and Brian D. Kavanagh -- Proton therapy / Joe Y. Chang, Alfred R. Smith, and James D. Cox -- Combinations of radiation therapy and chemotherapy for nonsmall cell lung carcinoma / Zhongxing Liao, Frank V. Fossella, and Ritsuko Komaki -- New chemotherapeutic agents in lung cancer / Anne S. Tsao -- Immunologic approaches to lung cancer therapy / Jay M. Lee, Steven M. Dubinett, and Sherven Sharma -- Epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitors / Lecia V. Sequist and Thomas J. Lynch -- Tumor angiogenesis: biology and therapeutic implications for lung cancer / Emer O. Hanrahan, Monique Nilsson, and John V. Heymach -- Retinoids and rexinoids in lung cancer prevention and treatment / Nishin Bhadkamkar and Fadlo R. Khuri -- Proteasome inhibition in nonsmall cell lung cancer therapy / Minh Huynh and Primo N. Lara Jr. -- Targeted genetic therapy for lung cancer / Jack Roth -- Screening for early detection / James L. Mulshine -- Natural agents for chemoprevention of lung cancer / Amir Sharafkhaneh [and others].
Note Print version record.
Summary Lung cancer is a major cause of cancer-related deaths in men and women. However, since the first edition of Lung Cancer was published 14 years ago, rapid progress in the biology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of the disease has been made.
Subject Lungs -- Cancer.
Lung Neoplasms -- therapy.
Lung Neoplasms -- diagnosis.
Lung Neoplasms -- genetics.
MEDICAL -- Oncology.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Cancer.
Lungs -- Cancer. (OCoLC)fst01003756
Lungenkrebs
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Roth, Jack A.
Cox, James D. (James Daniel), 1938-
Hong, Waun Ki.
Other Form: Print version: Lung cancer. 3rd ed. Malden, Mass. ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2008 (DLC) 2007020960
ISBN 9780470695623 (electronic bk.)
0470695625 (electronic bk.)
9780470696330
0470696338
1405151129 (alk. paper)
9781405151122 (alk. paper)
Standard No. 10.1002/9780470696330 doi
AU@ 000051379604
AU@ 000058014442
AU@ 000060490221
CHNEW 000935398
CHVBK 480157421
DEBBG BV043148153
DEBSZ 421852003
DEBSZ 484983326
GBVCP 80314329X
NZ1 13340381

 
    
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