An Evidence Based Approach to the Management of Nasopharyngeal Cancer

An Evidence-Based Approach to the Management of Nasopharyngeal Cancer: From Basic Science to Clinical Presentation and Treatment provides a comprehensive overview with updated management procedures for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Written by experts on the subject, it is organized in a simple yet comprehensive manner to aid in the understanding of this complex condition. The book discusses several topics related to NPC, including epidemiology, pathophysiology, risk factors and treatment (surgical and non-surgical). Additionally, it discusses key features of clinical presentation of NPC, recent advances and promising new therapies. This will be a valuable source for clinicians, graduate students, oncologists and several members of the biomedical field who are interested in understanding nasopharyngeal cancer in a practical and applicable way. Discusses current trends in surgery, including the use of endoscopy and robotic and navigation technology in the management of NPC Presents a summary with diagrams and workflows at the end of every chapter as a quick reference guide Encompasses colorful figures of pathology, clinical cases, endoscopic findings, surgical approaches, resection of tumors, brachytherapy and robotic and navigation technology so readers fully comprehend content

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  • Author : Baharudin Abdullah
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 330 pages
  • ISBN : 0128144041
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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An Evidence-Based Approach to the Management of Nasopharyngeal Cancer

An Evidence-Based Approach to the Management of Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Author : Baharudin Abdullah,Anusha Balasubramanian,Norhafiza Mat Lazim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 22 May 2020
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An Evidence-Based Approach to the Management of Nasopharyngeal Cancer: From Basic Science to Clinical Presentation and Treatment provides a comprehensive overview with updated management procedures for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Written by experts on the subject, it is organized in a simple yet comprehensive manner to aid in the understanding of this complex condition. The book discusses several topics related to NPC, including epidemiology, pathophysiology, risk factors and treatment (surgical and non-surgical). Additionally, it discusses key features of clinical presentation of NPC,

Head and Neck Cancer

Head and Neck Cancer
  • Author : Eric M. Genden,Mark A. Varvares
  • Publisher : Thieme
  • Release : 01 January 2011
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Designed to synthesize the collective wisdom of a tumor board, the book presents a multidisciplinary, evidence-based approach to the contemporary management of head and neck cancer. Expert authors and contributors provide a balanced literature review that provides the reader with a solid understanding of the fundamental concepts of the disease entity, descriptions of anatomy, physiology, and clinical presentation, discussion of diagnostic workup and the various management techniques.Highlights: Each chapter features the clinical insights of a surgeon, a medical oncologist,

Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
  • Author : Anne W.M. Lee,Maria Li Lung,Wai Tong Ng
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 March 2019
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Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma: From Etiology to Clinical Practice discusses NPC from basic science, to clinical management through the perspective of members of the Centre for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Research in Hong Kong. It encompasses not only the most detailed information about multiple aspects of NPC, but also the modern day research model of scientist-clinician collaboration, focusing on bench-to-bedside approach. Basic science is covered, discussing genetics and genomics in NPC and its epidemiology and the role of Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV). Translational research is

Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology
  • Author : Jiade J. Lu,Luther W. Brady
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 23 November 2008
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Radiation Oncology: An Evidence-Based Approach (ROEBA) is a reference book designed to enable radiation oncologists, including those in training, to make diagnostic and treatment decisions on the basis of the best available scientific evidence. Ease of use is ensured by a structured, reader-friendly format that offers rapid access to evidence-based recommendations. ROEBA’s orientation is entirely practical, in that the focus is solely on diagnostic/staging and treatment issues. Detailed diagnostic and therapeutic guidelines are provided for multidisciplinary cancer management

Head and Neck Cancers

Head and Neck Cancers
  • Author : Athanassios Argiris, MD, FACP,Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD, FACS,David I. Rosenthal, MD, FACR, FASTRO
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 28 June 2018
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“Overall, this is an excellent book on an important topic in cancer that medical oncologists, pharmacologists, and nurses, as well as related healthcare professionals, may find very helpful.” Score: 100, 5 Stars, Doody’s Medical Reviews Head and Neck Cancers: Evidence-Based Treatment presents a practical, state-of-the-art resource for any clinical oncologist treating or managing patients with head and neck cancers, including oropharyngeal cancer, cancer of the oral cavity, laryngeal cancer, nasopharyngeal cancer, hypopharyngeal cancer, cancer of the sinuses and the skull base,

Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancers

Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancers
  • Author : Murat Beyzadeoglu,Gokhan Ozyigit,Ugur Selek
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 20 November 2014
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This evidence-based guide to the current management of cancer cases at all head and neck sites will assist in the appropriate selection and delineation of tumor volumes/fields for intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), including volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT). Each tumor site-related chapter presents, from the perspective of an academic expert, several actual cases at different stages in order to clarify specific clinical concepts. The coverage includes case presentation, a case-related literature review, patient preparation, simulation, contouring, treatment planning, treatment

Nasopharyngeal Cancer

Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Author : Jun Ma,Nancy Y. Lee,Jiade J. Lu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 10 March 2021
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This book provides up-to-date guidance that will assist radiation oncologists during the day-to-day management of nasopharyngeal cancer. After discussion of diagnosis and staging, target delineation techniques and treatment planning are described for both intensity-modulated and particle radiation therapy. Detailed information is then presented on the application of radiation therapy in different disease settings, from early stage disease to metastatic disease. Due attention is paid to the role of multimodality treatment and new and advanced technologies in particular circumstances, such as

AJCC Cancer Staging Manual

AJCC Cancer Staging Manual
  • Author : Frederick L, Greene,David L. Page,Irvin D. Fleming,April G. Fritz,Charles M. Balch,Daniel G. Haller,Monica Morrow
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 21 November 2013
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The American Joint Committee on Cancer's Cancer Staging Manual is used by physicians throughout the world to diagnose cancer and determine the extent to which cancer has progressed. All of the TNM staging information included in this Sixth Edition is uniform between the AJCC (American Joint Committee on Cancer) and the UICC (International Union Against Cancer). In addition to the information found in the Handbook, the Manual provides standardized data forms for each anatomic site, which can be utilized as

Functional Preservation and Quality of Life in Head and Neck Radiotherapy

Functional Preservation and Quality of Life in Head and Neck Radiotherapy
  • Author : Paul M. Harari,Nadine P. Connor,Cai Grau
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 12 June 2009
GET THIS BOOKFunctional Preservation and Quality of Life in Head and Neck Radiotherapy

The emphasis on cancer management in the past was based primarily on control rates from multidisciplinary input in management. There has always been a recognition that one would like to achieve the best result with the least complication, but never has there been any major emphasis on evidence-based outcome studies, nor on functional preservation and quality of life. The authors of this book have dealt very effectively with the various tumor types in head and neck cancer with the experts

Tumors of the Nose, Sinuses and Nasopharynx

Tumors of the Nose, Sinuses and Nasopharynx
  • Author : Valerie J. Lund,David J. Howard,W. I. Wei
  • Publisher : Thieme
  • Release : 30 April 2014
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Covering tumors of the nose, sinuses, and nasopharynx for the first time in a single volume, this book is essential for all specialists. It incorporates the newest techniques for evaluation and treatment, including endoscopic approaches to the skull base, and offers a wealth of evidence-based data and analysis. For all members of the multidisciplinary health care teams who manage these complex cases, this book makes a major contribution to the field. Special Features: Written by three international authorities who have

Head and Neck Cancer: Hallmarks of the Inflammation Ecosystem

Head and Neck Cancer: Hallmarks of the Inflammation Ecosystem
  • Author : Norhafiza Mat Lazim
  • Publisher : Bentham Science Publishers
  • Release : 31 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKHead and Neck Cancer: Hallmarks of the Inflammation Ecosystem

This reference comprehensively covers the clinical aspects of head and neck neoplasms while also highlighting the relationship that exists between inflammation and these cancers. This relationship is critical as it dictates the risks, assessment, treatment, and prognosis of head and neck cancer patients. The book starts with an introduction to the inflammation ecosystem in head and neck malignancy, followed by detailed discussions on the types of head and neck malignancy and their histological classification. The book then provides information about

Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma
  • Author : Pierre Busson
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 12 March 2013
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This volume intends to contribute to “translational medicine and biology”. By this, we mean a bi-directional process whose aim is to develop knowledge from basic science towards diagnostic and therapeutic applications and reciprocally to raise new questions for basic scientists. One general requirement for translational research is to establish a multidisciplinary knowledge base shared by the actors of various specialties. This is precisely the aim of the 12 chapters of this book. It will be useful for scientists, including PhD students,

Lung Cancer: A Practical Approach to Evidence-Based Clinical Evaluation and Management

Lung Cancer: A Practical Approach to Evidence-Based Clinical Evaluation and Management
  • Author : Lynn T. Tanoue,Frank C Detterbeck
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 30 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKLung Cancer: A Practical Approach to Evidence-Based Clinical Evaluation and Management

Get a quick, expert overview of the many key facets of lung cancer evaluation and management with this concise, practical resource by Drs. Lynn T. Tanoue and Frank Detterbeck. This easy-to-read reference presents a summary of today’s best evidence-based approaches to diagnosis and management in this critical area. Covers diagnosis and evaluation, treatment considerations, and comprehensive care options for patients with lung cancer. Provides insight on evidence for today’s best practices, as well as future directions in the

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice in Otolaryngology, An Issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics - E-Book

Evidence-Based Clinical Practice in Otolaryngology, An Issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics - E-Book
  • Author : Timothy L. Smith
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 08 October 2012
GET THIS BOOKEvidence-Based Clinical Practice in Otolaryngology, An Issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics - E-Book

The concept of Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) has flourished in recent years and it seems that clinicians, more than ever, crave evidence from the medical literature to inform their clinical care decision making. While it is heartening that great volumes of evidence may exist, it is a daunting task to assimilate, critically review, prioritize, grade, and operationalize this crucial information. This volume of Otolaryngologic Clinics attempts to do just that. This book examines Evidence Based Practices on topics of critical