Modern Cryosurgery for Cancer

Author: Kecheng Xu

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814329657

Category: Medical

Page: 903

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Cryosurgery is a surgical technique that employs freezing to destroy undesirable tissue. This book summarises the experimental and clinical experience and practice of cryosurgery, and describes the basics of cryosurgery and its use in the treatment of various tumours.


PET/CT-Atlas

Ein interdisziplinärer Leitfaden der onkologischen PET/CT-Diagnostik

Author: Wolfgang Mohnike,Gustav Hör,Heinrich Schelbert

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3540312153

Category: Medical

Page: 516

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Synthese aus praxisrelevanten Informationen, beruhend auf eigenen Erfahrungen, kombiniert mit Literatur- und Studiendaten. Einmalig im deutschsprachigen Raum: Dieses Werk ermöglicht Praktikern, Lehrenden, Lernenden und interessierten Betroffenen den fundierten Einblick in die diagnostischen Möglichkeiten der PET/CT. Mit umfangreicher ausgewählter Fachliteratur, geeignet als Nachschlagewerk und Lehrbuch. Dieser Atlas bietet Orientierung über das einzigartige bildgebende Diagnoseverfahren - basierend auf dem Stoffwechsel der Krebszelle. Plus: CD-ROM mit noch mehr PET/CT-Bildern und vollständiger Bibliographie der ca. 15.000 Literaturstellen.


Complications of Urologic Surgery E-Book

Author: Samir S. Taneja

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455708909

Category: Medical

Page: 1344

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Complications of Urologic Surgery: Prevention and Management, 4th Edition, by Samir S. Taneja, MD, is a urology resource that presents current management strategies—with an emphasis on prevention—for the most effective patient care. Recognized leaders in the field address both office-based complications as well as common and uncommon surgical complications arising from open and minimally invasive urologic surgery, to equip you to handle a wide range of situations. • Emphasizes prevention over quick fixes for more effective handling of urologic complications and better patient outcomes. • Covers both acute and long-term care of patients with urologic complications to equip you to manage more cases. • Features the work of recognized leaders in urology for guidance you can trust. • Offers up-to-date management approaches of urologic complications to help you stay on top of issues and controversies as you incorporate new surgical techniques into your practice. • Presents a new section on minimally invasive complications that address the challenges arising from laparoscopic and robotic techniques. • Includes a discreet medical complications section that enables you to stay up to date with this rapidly changing area of urology and understand the risks and benefits of the newest hormone and chemotherapeutic regimens. • Uses Key Points at the top of each chapter to help you find information quickly and study for the boards more efficiently. • Features a new, four-color format and illustrations that highlight important points within the text.

Über Eine Neue Art von Strahlen

Author: Wilhelm C. Röntgen

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662132478

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 20

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Neudruck anläßlich des hundertjährigen Bestehens der Physikalisch-Medizinischen Gesellschaft zu Würzburg

Modern Surgical Pathology E-Book

Author: Noel Weidner,Richard J. Cote,Saul Suster,Lawrence M. Weiss

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437719589

Category: Medical

Page: 2432

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Modern Surgical Pathology, 2nd Edition presents today's most complete, current, and practical assistance in evaluating and signing out surgical specimens. Nearly 3,000 high-quality color pathology images provide a crystal-clear basis for comparison to any sample you see under the microscope. Clinical, gross, microscopic, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetic features are integrated as appropriate for all tumors and tumor-like lesions, addressing all of the investigative contexts relevant to formulating an accurate diagnosis. Edited by four leading surgical pathologists - Noel Weidner, MD, Richard J. Cote, MD, Saul Suster, MD and Lawrence M. Weiss, MD - with contributions from more than 70 other experts, Modern Surgical Pathology, 2nd Edition delivers the well-rounded, well-organized, richly illustrated, user-friendly guidance you need to efficiently arrive at confident diagnoses for even the most challenging lesions. Contributions from many leading surgical pathologists give you well-rounded, expert answers to any question that you may face. Clinical, gross, microscopic, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetic features are correlated as appropriate for every type of surgical pathology specimen, addressing all of the investigative contexts relevant to formulating an accurate diagnosis and thereby ensuring a completely accurate surgical report. Nearly 3,000 brand-new, high-quality color pathology images provide a crystal-clear basis for comparison to any specimen you see under the microscope. A completely rewritten section on the female reproductive tract offers many more illustrations of common entities to help you more easily distinguish between tumors and tumor-like lesions. Expanded coverage of non-neoplastic diseases and disorders makes it easier to recognize benign conditions that can mimic malignancy. The latest classification schemes and criteria for malignancy, incorporated throughout, enable you to include the most current gradings in your reports. A new, more consistent organization explores anatomy/histology, gross and microscopic appearance, adjunct techniques, diagnosis, and differential diagnosis for each neoplastic or non-neoplastic lesion, facilitating rapid consultation in the reporting room. An increased number of differential diagnosis and classification tables expedite diagnosis.


Basics of Cryosurgery

Author: Nikolai N. Korpan

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3709162254

Category: Medical

Page: 330

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Basics of Cryosurgery is the first publication specialising in the fundamentals of modern cryosurgery. This book presents what is currently known in modern cryosurgery and is the first on the subject to appear at the start of the third millennium. It aims to contribute to the further development of this branch of medicine, which is set to become indispensable in treating patients. Basics of Cryosurgery is a unique contribution - no previous work has compiled in one source all available scientific data on the theoretical, experimental, and clinical investigations that have been undertaken in the field of cryosurgery.

Functional and Stereotactic Neurosurgery

Author: E.I. Kandel

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461307031

Category: Medical

Page: 724

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Soon after neurosurgery had advanced past the stage of that older neurosurgeons will consider their cra removing lesions on the surface of the brain, it became niotomies quite adequate for the relief of many neu apparent that subcortical diseased tissue could not be rological disorders that Professor Kandel shows so excised safely by the usual surgical techniques because clearly to be amenable to stereotactic intervention, of the risk of damaging overlying normal structures. there are many lesions that undoubtedly can be reached Various means of reaching deep-seated lesions were more easily and with less risk to life and limb by ster devised, most of which attempted to approach the eotactic than by open procedures. pathological tissue through "silent areas" of the brain. This book is not just a description of operative However, these operations often resulted in serious procedures, although it does give clear accounts of neurological deficits. Spiegel and Wycis's modifica surgical techniques. It presents the postoperative histo tion of the Horsley-Clarke apparatus to reach targets ries of patients who have been cured or markedly re deep in the human brain introduced a new approach to lieved of longstanding afflictions; these persons have subcortical surgery. True, as Professor Edward Kandel been followed for 10 to 15 or more years, so that the relates, Russian surgeons had pioneered in the field, results may be considered more or less permanent.

Dermatologische Therapie

Author: Claus Oster-Schmidt,Thomas Dirschka

Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag

ISBN: 3437594672

Category: Medical

Page: 288

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Dieses Buch bietet Ihnen: Kompakte Darstellung der aktuellen dermatologischen Therapie Steckbriefe zu den wichtigsten dermatologischen Erkrankungen Klinik und Therapie in vielen übersichtlichen Tabellen Therapieprinzipien und Medikation Praxisbezogen: Tipps für Patienten oder Häufige Behandlungsfehler Eigene Kapitel zu Allgemeinen Therapieverfahren und Notfallmaßnahmen

Smith's Textbook of Endourology

Author: Glenn Preminger,Gopal H. Badlani,Louis R. Kavoussi

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444345125

Category: Medical

Page: 1800

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Edited by the father of endourology, Arthur Smith, Smith's Textbook of Endourology is the definitive reference book in the field, addressing every aspect of endourologic procedure including methods of access, operative techniques, complications, and postoperative care. The reader is taken on a step-by-step journey through percutaneous surgery, ureteroscopy, extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy, laparoscopy, and lower urinary tract procedures, and is given a comprehensive look at the influx of and dynamic changes in robotic and laparascopic procedures, and image-guided technologies. The principles and function of state-of-the-art endourologic instruments are outlined for each procedure. Now in full-color, the third edition contains 800 extra pages, culminating in an 1800 page, two-volume textbook reflecting the most current advances in endourology. A supplemental DVD includes over 100 high-quality surgical videos allowing you to see endourology in practice. With all chapters thoroughly revised by world-renowned authors with unrivalled expertise in the field, Smith's Textbook of Endourology 3E is an essential reference book for all urologists, particularly those who regularly perform endourology in their daily practice. This new edition, with its vast amount of extra content, will rightly cement its status as the leading urologic surgery textbook. Titles of Related Interest Interventional Techniques in Uro-oncology Arya, ISBN 9781405192729 Evidence-based Urology Dahm, ISBN 9781405185943

Cancer of the Skin E-Book

Expert Consult

Author: Eggert Stockfleth

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437736149

Category: Medical

Page: 720

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Cancer of the Skin, edited by Drs. Rigel, Robinson, Ross, Friedman, Cockerell, Lim, Stockfleth, and Kirkwood, is your complete, multimedia guide to early diagnosis and effective medical and surgical treatment of melanoma and other skin cancers. Thoroughly updated with 11 new chapters, this broad-based, comprehensive reference provides you with the latest information on clinical genetics and genomics of skin cancer, targeted therapy for melanoma, the Vitamin D debate concerning the risks and benefits of sun exposure, and other timely topics. A new, multi-disciplinary team of contributors and editors comprised of leading experts in this field offers truly diverse perspectives and worldwide best practices. Broaden your understanding of all aspects of skin cancer—from the underlying biology to clinical manifestations of the disease to diagnosis, and medical and surgical treatment—with this easy-to-use, comprehensive, multimedia reference. See conditions as they appear in practice with guidance from detailed full-color images and step-by-step procedural videos. Stay current with the latest advancements and therapies! 11 new chapters cover clinical genetics and genomics of skin cancer, targeted therapy for melanoma, the Vitamin D debate concerning the risks and benefits of sun exposure, and other essential topics. Get truly diverse perspectives and worldwide best practices from a new, multi-disciplinary team of contributors and editors comprised of the world’s leading experts Access the complete text online—including image bank and video library—at www.expertconsult.com

Atlas of Cryosurgery

Author: Nikolai N. Korpan

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3709162076

Category: Medical

Page: 528

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This atlas presents the fundamental aspects of modern cryosurgery. In the case of cancer patients it shows the discipline's advantages when compared to conventional surgical approaches. The text features definitions of the most frequently used terms, short descriptions of the historical and scientific background of cryosurgery, and an outline of cryosurgical equipment and techniques. Still further, the text covers the whole spectrum of experimental and clinical cryosurgery and the results of cryosurgical treatment of tumours in, for example, the liver, lung, and brain. Over 500 illustrations, mostly in colour, demonstrate the cryosurgical approach.

Onkologie Basiswissen

Author: Karl R. Aigner,Frederick O. Stephens

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662485850

Category: Medical

Page: 313

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Dieses Werk legt eine solide und fundierte onkologische Wissensbasis; es zeigt auf, warum Menschen an Krebs erkranken, wie der Körper auf Krebs reagiert und welche Präventions- und Behandlungsmöglichkeiten es für verschiedene Krebserkrankungen gibt. Entstehungsmechanismen, Diagnose- und Therapieoptionen inklusive moderner Entwicklungen in der personalisierten Medizin und der regionalen Chemotherapie werden vorgestellt und diskutiert. Das Buch richtet sich an angehende Ärzte aller Fachrichtungen sowie Angehörige von Gesundheitsberufen, die sich grundlegend mit der Onkologie beschäftigen wollen. Es bietet eine wertvolle Grundlage für das Aneignen tiefer gehenden Fachwissens.



Proceedings

Author: American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery,American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Educational Foundation. Symposium

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 207

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Pädiatrische Hämatologie und Onkologie

Author: Charlotte Niemeyer,Angelika Eggert

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3662436868

Category: Medical

Page: 576

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Das Nachschlagewerk für die Weiterbildung und die praktische Arbeit in der Klinik erscheint mit neuem Herausgeberteam komplett überarbeitet und präsentiert kompakt zusammengefasst die Highlights der aktuellen pädiatrischen Hämatologie und Onkologie. Verständlich und ohne Ballast präsentiert, ist das Buch für Spezialisten auf dem Gebiet ebensogut geeignet wie als anwendungsbezogener Einstieg in die Thematik. Das Werk ist in drei übersichtliche Abschnitte eingeteilt: die pädiatrische Hämatologie und Hämostaseologie, die allgemeine pädiatrische Onkologie und die spezielle pädiatrische Onkologie. Hier werden Leukozyten und Lymphome sowie solide Tumoren besprochen, darunter Tumoren im Zentralnervensystem, im Bauch und die Sarkome. Eine klare und einheitliche Einteilung jedes Krankheitsbildes macht das Buch übersichtlich und gut zugänglich von der Epidemiologie über die Pathogenese, Klassifikation, klinische Präsentation bis zu Diagnostik, Differenzialdiagnostik und prognostischen Faktoren. Die Therapie umfasst die Einordnung in internationale Konzepte und wird jeweils mit einem übersichtlichen Therapiealgorithmus einschließlich der Heilungsraten präsentiert. Zukünftige Therapieoptionen unter Einschluss möglicher Rezidive runden die Kapitel ab. Die Expertise führender pädiatrischer Onkologen und Hämatologen aus dem gesamten deutschsprachigen Raum sorgt dafür, dass dieses Buch das zeitgemäße Nachfolgewerk des ehemals von Gadner/Gaedicke/Niemeyer/Ritter herausgegebenen Standardwerks zur pädiatrischen Hämatologie und Onkologie wird. Das Buch richtet sich an Ärzte in Weiterbildung der Kinder- und Jugendmedizin und an alle pädiatrischen Onkologen bzw. Hämatologen.

Cancer of the Colon, Rectum, and Anus

Author: Alfred M. Cohen,Sidney J. Winawer

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 1154

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The definitive most up-to-date text on the treatment of colon and rectal cancer. Written for the information needs and interest of the general surgeon, the book brings together a summary of all the relevant information on colon and rectal cancer and discussion of current controversies in additon to present in therapeutic modalities, detailed studies of diagnosis, screening, and prevention are addressed.