The Resource Prostate cancer : principles and practice, Jacob Ramon, Louis J. Denis, editors ; contributors Claude Clement Abbou [and fourteen others] ; Nadja Kroke, production editor ; Frido Steinen-Broo, cover design

Prostate cancer : principles and practice, Jacob Ramon, Louis J. Denis, editors ; contributors Claude Clement Abbou [and fourteen others] ; Nadja Kroke, production editor ; Frido Steinen-Broo, cover design

Label
Prostate cancer : principles and practice
Title
Prostate cancer
Title remainder
principles and practice
Statement of responsibility
Jacob Ramon, Louis J. Denis, editors ; contributors Claude Clement Abbou [and fourteen others] ; Nadja Kroke, production editor ; Frido Steinen-Broo, cover design
Contributor
Contributor
Cover designer
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume is the first interdisciplinary medical text on prostate cancer. More than 50 chapters cover all aspects of diagnosis and screening and all forms of accepted treatments of the prostate, with emphasis on the retention of sexual and physiological function. Highlights of the book include the most exhaustive coverage currently available of advanced androgen-sensitive and androgen-refractory disease. An introductory chapter discusses the impact of advances in genetic understanding of prostate cancer on clinical practice. A Brandon-Hill recommended title
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
616.99/463
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC280.P7
LC item number
.P767 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Prostate cancer : principles and practice, Jacob Ramon, Louis J. Denis, editors ; contributors Claude Clement Abbou [and fourteen others] ; Nadja Kroke, production editor ; Frido Steinen-Broo, cover design
Publication
Copyright
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Editor; Preface; Contents; International Prostate Health Council; 1 -- Epidemiology of Prostate Cancer; 2 -- Natural History of Prostatic Carcinoma The Pathologist's Perspective; 3 -- Prognostic Factors in Prostate Cancer; 4 -- The Prevention of Prostate Cancer; 5 -- Prostate Cancer Screening; 6 -- Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer; 7 -- Does Localized Prostate Cancer Exist; 8 -- Staging of Prostate Cancer; 9 -- Guidelines and Counselling for Treatment Options in the Management of Prostate Cancer; 10 -- Choices for Surgery; 11 -- Radiation Therapy in Prostate Cancer
  • 12 -- Cryoablation and High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound13 -- The Role of Hormonal Treatment in Prostate Cancer; 14 -- Androgen-Independent Prostate Cancer; 15 -- Prostate Cancer Treatment and Quality of Life; 16 -- Europa Uomo The European Prostate Cancer Coalition
Control code
ocn880453851
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469874548
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b23149000
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880453851
  • pebcs1469874547

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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