eBook Radiation Oncology: A Question-based Review, 2nd Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469887924
  • ISBN-13: 9781469887920
  • DDC: 616.99
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 544 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

Test and solidify your knowledge of radiation oncology with Radiation Oncology: A Question-Based Review. This book's Q&A format doesn't merely encourage rote memorization, but expounds on most answers' reasoning, background information, and clinical context to foster your complete understanding. Written by top experts, with each chapter authored by at least one resident and one faculty member, Radiation Oncology: A Question-Based Review is the perfect learning tool for students and physicians who are seeking to strengthen their long-term command of radiation oncology.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Section Editors.
Updating Authors.
Acknowledgments.
Preface.
Abbreviation Key.
Contents.
1: Pediatrics.
2: Rhabdomyosarcoma.
3: Ewing Sarcoma.
4: Wilms Tumor.
5: Neuroblastoma.
6: Retinoblastoma.
7: Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis.
8: Medulloblastoma.
9: Ependymoma.
10: Intracranial Germ Cell and Pineal Tumors.
11: Craniopharyngioma.
12: Hemangioblastoma.
13: Brainstem Glioma.
14: Central Nervous System.
15: General Central Nervous System.
16: Low-Grade Glioma.
17: High-Grade Glioma.
18: Optic Pathway Glioma.
19: Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma.
20: Meningioma.
21: Pituitary Tumor.
22: Primary Spinal Cord Tumor.
23: Choroid Plexus Carcinoma and Papilloma.
24: Arteriovenous Malformation.
25: Vestibular Schwannoma/Acoustic Neuroma.
26: Eye.
27: Ocular Melanoma.
28: Orbital and Intraocular Primary Eye Lymphomas.
29: Thyroid Ophthalmopathy.
30: Orbital Pseudotumor.
31: Head and Neck.
32: Nasopharyngeal Cancer.
33: Sinonasal Tract Tumors.
34: Oral Cavity Cancer.
35: Oropharyngeal Cancer.
36: Salivary Gland Cancer.
37: Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancers.
38: Thyroid Cancer.
39: Head and Neck Cancer of Unknown Primary.
40: Neck Management and Postoperative Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancers.
41: Thorax.
42: Early-Stage (I–II) Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer.
43: Advanced-Stage (III–IV) Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer.
44: Small Cell Lung Cancer and Bronchial Neuroendocrine Tumor.
45: Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma.
46: Pleural Mesothelioma.
47: Breast.
48: General Breast Cancer.
49: Ductal and Lobular Carcinoma in Situ.
50: Early-Stage (I–II) Breast Cancer.
51: Locally Advanced Breast Cancer.
52: Gastrointestinal.
53: Esophageal Cancer.
54: Gastric Cancer.
55: Pancreatic and Periampullary Adenocarcinoma.
56: Hepatocellular Carcinoma.
57: Biliary Tree and Gallbladder Cancer.
58: Colorectal and Small Bowel Cancer.
59: Anal Cancer.
60: Genitourinary.
61: Low-Risk Prostate Cancer.
62: Intermediate- and High-Risk Prostate Cancer.
63: Adjuvant and Salvage Treatment for Prostate Cancer.
64: Metastatic Prostate Cancer.
65: Brachytherapy for Prostate Cancer.
66: Bladder Cancer.
67: Seminoma.
68: Testicular Nonseminomatous Germ Cell Tumor.
69: Penile Cancer.
70: Urethral Cancer.
71: Renal Cell Carcinoma.
72: Gynecology.
73: Cervical Cancer.
74: Ovarian Cancer.
75: Endometrial Cancer.
76: Uterine Sarcoma.
77: Vulvar Cancer.
78: Vaginal Cancer.
79: Hematology.
80: Hodgkin Lymphoma.
81: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
82: MALT Lymphoma (Gastric and Ocular Adnexa and Other Sites).
83: Plasmacytoma/Multiple Myeloma.
84: Mycosis Fungoides.
85: Transplant/Total Body Irradiation.
86: Bone.
87: Osteosarcoma.
88: Chondrosarcoma.
89: Chordoma.
90: Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
91: General and Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
92: Hemangiopericytoma and Solitary Fibrous Tumors.
93: Desmoid Tumors.
94: Retroperitoneal Soft Tissue Sarcoma.
95: Skin.
96: Melanoma.
97: Squamous Cell and Basal Cell Carcinomas (Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers).
98: Merkel Cell Carcinoma.
99: Nonmelanoma Cutaneous Ear Cancer.
100: Palliative.
101: Brain Metastases.
102: Bone Metastases.
103: Cord Compression.
104: Superior Vena Cava Syndrome.
105: Benign Disease.
106: Heterotopic Ossification Prophylaxis.
107: Keloids.
Appendix: Normal Tissue Constraint Guidelines.
Index.