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Radiation Oncology For Cure And Palliation

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Given that treatment with curative intent is possible in only one-half of cancer victims, and that such treatment frequently fails, the majority of patients with cancer will require relief of symptoms and signs caused by their disease. In this book, the specific contribution of radiation therapy to palliation is considered within the context of multidisciplinary management. Individual chapters are devoted to palliative radiation therapy for primary tumours and metastases at different sites. The management of pain is discussed, and chapters are also devoted to end of life care, the management of complications of radiation therapy, and useful medications. This book will prove useful to radiation oncologists and medical students.

This hardback 2003 edition is in an as new condition. It contains 3 figures and 32 tables.

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Author(s):
R. G. Parker, N. A. Janjan, M. T. Selch
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
28x20x2cm
Edition:
2003
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
3540414010
ISBN-13:
9783540414018
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Springer
Title:
Radiation Oncology For Cure And Palliation

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Given that treatment with curative intent is possible in only one-half of cancer victims, and that such treatment frequently fails, the majority of patients with cancer will require relief of symptoms and signs caused by their disease. In this book, the specific contribution of radiation therapy to palliation is considered within the context of multidisciplinary management. Individual chapters are devoted to palliative radiation therapy for primary tumours and metastases at different sites. The management of pain is discussed, and chapters are also devoted to end of life care, the management of complications of radiation therapy, and useful medications. This book will prove useful to radiation oncologists and medical students.

This hardback 2003 edition is in an as new condition. It contains 3 figures and 32 tables.

Author(s):
R. G. Parker, N. A. Janjan, M. T. Selch
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
28x20x2cm
Edition:
2003
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
3540414010
ISBN-13:
9783540414018
Number of pages:
288
Publisher:
Springer
Title:
Radiation Oncology For Cure And Palliation

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