Colon and Other Gastrointestinal Cancers: Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 10th edition

Publication Year: 2016

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: DeVita, Jr., Vincent T.; Lawrence, Theodore S.; Rosenberg, Steven A.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-49-633396-4

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Selected from the world’s leading comprehensive cancer textbook, this volume offers a comprehensive and balanced view of this rapidly changing field, meeting the needs of oncology practitioners, fellows, and others who need an in-depth understanding of colon and GI cancer.

Key features:
- Delivers focused, comprehensive information on colon and GI cancer drawn from the world’s leading cancer textbook, DeVita, Hellman, and Rosenberg’s Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology.
- Covers the molecular biology of the esophagus, stomach, liver, pancreas and colorectal cancer; genetic testing of the stomach, colon, and pancreas; and cancers of the colon and entire GI tract.
- Discusses in detail the growing importance of prevention and screening, giving you the understanding you need to improve your patients’ chances for a healthier, cancer-free life.
- Explains how the latest developments in biologic therapy applies to cancers of the colon and GI tract.
- Provides exhaustive coverage of combined modality cancer treatment, helping you determine when and how to integrate modalities in patient treatment.
- Ensures that you’re fully up to date thanks to easy, mobile access to quarterly updates.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: DeVita, Jr., Vincent T.; Lawrence, Theodore S.; Rosenberg, Steven A.
ISBN: 978-1-49-633396-4
Specialty:
Oncology
Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 792
Illustrations: 183
Year: 2016

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Colon and Other Gastrointestinal Cancers: Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 10th edition

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