Home > Books > Biliary Tract and Gallbladder Cancer: Diagnosis and Therapy
Biliary Tract and Gallbladder Cancer: Diagnosis and Therapy
View PDF

Biliary Tract and Gallbladder Cancer: Diagnosis and Therapy

Publication Year: 2008
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Thomas, Jr.
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-1-933-86442-6
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 88
  • Description
  • Details

Biliary Tract and Gallbladder Cancer: Diagnosis and Therapy is a comprehensive and definitive discussion of all aspects of the treatment of malignant tumors of the gallbladder and biliary tract.

This is the first book to examine malignant tumors of the gallbladder and biliary tract in such depth, as rapid advances in surgical oncology and radiotherapeutic approaches have demanded the full coverage this text provides.

The book progresses logically, with early chapters presenting the epidemiologic, pathologic, and pathogenetic characteristics of BT and GB lesions, followed by excellent discussions of clinical and radiologic diagnosis and staging. Finally, the full arsenal of therapeutic approaches is presented, from the local to systemic, established to experimental. Segments throughout detail the most current cutting-edge therapies, making the latest information readily available across a number of subdisciplines.

Biliary Tract and Gallbladder Cancer serves as the single-source knowledge base for multidisciplinary biliary tract cancer management. It is comprehensive enough to demonstrate new treatments of biliary tract cancer to experienced practitioners, yet concise enough to serve as an introduction to novices in the field.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Thomas, Jr.
  • ISBN: 978-1-933-86442-6
  • Specialty:
    Hematology
    Oncology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 296
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2008
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 88

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Biomedical Research Grants - UberResearch Searchable database of awarded research funding that includes more than 600,000 indexed records. Allows researchers to instantly uncover the funders and dollars going to their discipline and plan their grant outreach accordingly.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR) A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
JOTM
Journal of Urology® Official Journal of the American Urological Association (AUA), the journal brings solid coverage of the clinically relevant content needed to stay at the forefront of the dynamic field of urology.
JOTM
Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care A forum for nurses and health care professionals who care for and treat individuals infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Offers the latest in health care delivery, program implementation, research analysis and application.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Acute Care Surgery, 2nd Edition
Updated with more illustrations and brand-new chapters that reflect the growth and advances in the field, this edition features an editorial board drawn from the ranks of trauma surgery, emergency surgery, and critical care surgery.

Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine, 5th Edition
Using a practical, outline format, this best-selling title presents evidence-based approaches to cardiovascular diagnosis, diseases, and treatment – perfect for daily practice or exam preparation.