9780824754181

Chemotherapy for Gynecological Neoplasms: Current Therapy and Novel Approaches

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  • ISBN13:

    9780824754181

  • ISBN10:

    0824754182

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2004-05-26
  • Publisher: CRC Press

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Summary

Second author, John J. Kavanagh, is with M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX. Compiling an authoritative collection of research, recommendations, and guidelines, text covers the chemotherapeutic management of cancer in each organ site of the lower female genital tract. For researchers and practitioners.

Table of Contents

Foreword v
Philip J. DiSaia
Preface vii
Contributors xiii
I. Basic Principles of Chemotherapy
Antineoplastic Agents: Classification and Mechanisms of Action
1(12)
Rui Aoki
John J. Kavanagh
Mechanisms of Chemosensitivity and Resistance
13(34)
Shilpa Gajarawala
Bernd-Uwe Sevin
In Vitro Testing for Drug Sensitivity/Resistance
47(10)
Bernd-Uwe Sevin
Basic Principles of Dose Intensity and High-Dose Chemotherapy
57(10)
M. Untch
N. Ditsch
P. Wimberger
V. Mobus
R. Kimmig
Immunotherapy in Gynecologic Malignancies
67(26)
Pedro T. Ramirez
Ralph S. Freedman
Gene Therapy of Ovarian Cancer
93(26)
George Coukos
Christina S. Chu
Basic Concepts of Chemotherapy Sequence and Combinations
119(18)
Francis Y. Lee
Renzo Canetta
Pharmacoeconomic Applications in Gynecologic Oncology
137(8)
Judith A. Smith
II. Clinical Aspects of Chemotherapy
Guidelines to Writing a Clinical Protocol
145(28)
Edward L. Trimble
Evaluation of Gynecologic Tumor Response: When and How?
173(14)
Noah A. Goldman
Carolyn D. Runowicz
Practical Guide on How to Deliver Chemotherapy
187(14)
Antonella Savarese
Francesco Cognetti
Evaluation of the Patient for Chemotherapy
201(6)
Groesbeck P. Parham
Michael Hicks
Alessandro D. Santin
Raleigh Butler
Mia Cowens
Chemotherapy in Pregnancy
207(26)
Christine H. Holschneider
Robert E. Bristow
F. J. Montz
Supportive Treatment in Gynecologic Malignancies
233(12)
G. Marx
S. Yip
C. Steer
P. Harper
Hormone Replacement Therapy in Gynecologic Cancer Patients and Survivors
245(12)
Wendy R. Brewster
Philip J. DiSaia
Infections in Patients with Gynecological Malignancies: Prevention and Management
257(18)
Shivani Singh
Rodger D. MacArthur
Pharmacologic Pain Management in Gynecologic Oncology
275(22)
Wilberto Nieves-Neira
Roberto Angioli
Manuel Penalver
Blood Transfusion During Chemotherapy: Risks and Benefits
297(10)
Alessandro D. Santin
Sergio Pecorelli
Role of Tumor Markers in Gynecologic Oncology
307(10)
Andrew Li
Jonathan S. Berek
Role of Chemoprotectors During Chemotherapy for Gynecologic Neoplasms
317(8)
Emery M. Salom
Luis E. Mendez
Chemoprevention in Gynecological Oncology
325(20)
Ramin Mirhashemi
Talia Donenberg
Role of Psychological Support During Chemotherapy
345(10)
Sabine Hawighorst-Knapstein
Gotz Schonefuß
Paul G. Knapstein
Quality of Life During Chemotherapy: Recent Results and Methodological Challenges of Conducting Quality-of-Life Studies with Gynecological Cancer Patients
355(12)
Elfriede R. Greimel
Andrew D. Bottomley
III. Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
367(12)
Roberto Angioli
Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
Manuel Penalver
Claes Trope
Sergio Pecorelli
Management of Early Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
379(12)
Claes Trope
Tobjørn Iversen
Mark Baekelandt
Chemotherapy for Advanced Primary Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant
391(16)
Jan B. Vermorken
Persistent and Recurrent Ovarian Cancer
407(26)
Don S. Dizon
David R. Spriggs
Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: Basic Concepts and Clinical Trials
433(8)
Maurie Markman
Chemotherapy for Germ Cell Tumors
441(18)
Christina A. Bandera
Stephen C. Rubin
Chemotherapy for Sex Cord--Stromal Tumors
459(12)
Nicoletta Colombo
Gabriella Parma
Ovarian Cancer: Rationale and Strategies Beyond First-Line Treatment
471(12)
Franco M. Muggia
Maitreyee Hazarika
IV. Fallopian Tubes
Fallopian Tube Cancer
483(6)
Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
Roberto Angioli
Marco Calcagno
Jacobus Pfisterer
Chemotherapy of Fallopian Tube Cancer
489(8)
Jacobus Pfisterer
Felix Hilpert
V. Corpus
Endometrial Cancer
497(10)
Roberto Angioli
Alessandro Bovicelli
Innocenza Palaia
Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
Medical Therapy for Endometrial Hyperplasia and Early Endometrial Cancer in Patients Desiring Future Childbearing
507(12)
Mario M. Leitao, Jr.
Richard R. Barakat
Uterine Carcinomas: Chemotherapy for Primary and Recurrent Tumors
519(10)
Levi S. Downs, Jr.
Matthew P. Boente
Chemotherapy in Uterine Mesenchymal Tumors
529(18)
Nicoletta Donadello
Valentino Bergamini
Massimo Franchi
VI. Cervix
Cervical Cancer
547(8)
Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
Roberto Angioli
Manuel Penalver
Sergio Pecorelli
Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Cervical Cancer
555(18)
Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
Roberto Angioli
Chemoradiation Therapy for Cervical Cancer
573(16)
Peter Graham Rose
Chemotherapy for Recurrent and Advanced Cervical Cancer
589(20)
Isabelle Cadron
Ignace Vergote
VII. Vulva and Vagina
Vulvar Cancer
609(8)
Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
Filippo Bellati
Raimund Winter
Chemotherapy in Vulvar Cancer
617(8)
Roberto Angioli
Edgar Petru
Hellmuth Pickel
Vaginal Cancer
625(6)
Roberto Angioli
Innocenza Palaia
Filippo Bellati
Vaginal Cancer Chemotherapy
631(6)
Raimund Winter
Edgar Petru
Hellmuth Pickel
VIII. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
Management of Hydatidiform Mole
637(10)
John Tidy
B. W. Hancock
Trophoblastic Disease
647(14)
Edward Newlands
IX. Rare Tumors
Rare Tumor: Melanoma---Lymphoma---Sarcoma
661(12)
Pissamai Yuenyao
John J. Kavanagh
Index 673

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