9780470656242

Handbook of Gastrointestinal Cancer

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  • ISBN13:

    9780470656242

  • ISBN10:

    0470656247

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/26/2012
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Summary

Residents/trainees and specialists in gastroenterology, oncology, and surgery, as well as GI/cancer nurses and other health professionals will welcome this accessible guide to the diagnosis and clinical management of all forms of GI cancer. Separate chapters are dedicated to each form of cancer, with each chapter structured in a uniformly consistent way: Epidemiology of that type of GI cancer; Diagnosis; Prevention; Management; Family screening; Case studies; Key patient consent issues.

Table of Contents

List of Contributors, xxx

1 Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Jianmin Tian and Kenneth K. Wang

2 Esophageal Adenocarcinoma

Epidemiology
Nimish Vakil

Family Screening: Barrett Esophagus and Esophagus Cancer
Yvonne Romero and Kee Wook Jung

Prognostication
C. J. Peters and R.C. Fitzgerald

Key Issues in Patient Informed Consent
Grant M. Fullarton and Paul Glen

3 Gastric Cancer
Branislav Bystricky and David Cunningham

4 Small Intestinal Cancers
Nadir Arber and Menachem Moshkowitz

5 Clinician’s Guide to Colorectal Cancer: An Evidence Based Compilation
Shahab Ahmed and Cathy Eng

6 Anal Cancer
Jeffrey J. Meyer, Christopher G. Willett, Brian G. Czito

7 Primary Hepatic Cancer
Anan H. Said, Kirti Shetty, Ying Li, Boris Blechacz, Ernest Hawk & Lopa Mishra

8 Pancreatic and Biliary Cancer
Neil Bhardwaj, David M. Lloyd

9 GI Endocrine Cancer
Mohid Shakil Khan and Martyn Caplin

10 Gastrointestinal Lymphoma
Eliza A. Hawkes, Andrew Wotherspoon and David Cunningham

Index

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