Handbook of Evidence-based Radiation Oncology


Author: Eric Hansen,Mack Roach III
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387306476
Category: Medical
Page: 540
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This portable reference bases practical treatment recommendations and guidelines on evidence-based medicine. The concise clinical chapters are organized by body site for easy access to critical information, highlighting "pearls" of epidemiology, anatomy, pathology, and clinical presentation. Key facets of the work-up are listed, followed by staging and risk classification systems. Discussion of treatment recommendations is based on stage, histology, and risk classification, with summaries of key trials and studies providing rationale. Each chapter outlines possible complications and follow-up guidelines. Appendices cover performance status scales, radionucleotides used in brachytherapy, radiation safety, tumor markers, immunophenotyping and cytogenetics, and commonly prescribed drugs.

Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiation Oncology


Author: Eric K. Hansen,Mack Roach III
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319626426
Category: Medical
Page: 961
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The Third Edition of Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiation Oncology updates and revises the previous successful editions and serves as a key reference for radiation oncology professionals. Organized by body site, concise clinical chapters provide easy access to critical information. Important "pearls" of epidemiology, anatomy, pathology, and clinical presentation are highlighted. The key elements of the work-up are listed, followed by staging and/or risk classification systems. Treatment recommendations are discussed based on stage, histology, and/or risk classification. Brief summaries of key trials and studies provide the rationale for the recommendations. Practical guidelines for radiation techniques are described and complications and follow-up guidelines are outlined. The Third Edition incorporates new key studies and trials to reflect current radiation oncology practice; includes the most recent staging systems; and features new color illustrations and anatomic atlases to aid in treatment planning. This book is a valuable resource for students, resident physicians, fellows, and other practitioners of radiation oncology.

Strahlentherapie und Radioonkologie aus interdisziplinärer Sicht


Author: Hans Christiansen,Michael Bremer
Publisher: Lehmanns Media
ISBN: 3865419739
Category: Medical
Page: 531
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Komplett neu überarbeitet liegt die von Prof. Johann-Hinrich Karstens in bisher 5 Auflagen begründete und nunmehr von Prof. Hans Christiansen und Prof. Michael Bremer von der MHH neu herausgegebene 6. Auflage der „Strahlentherapie und Radioonkologie aus interdisziplinärer Sicht“ vor. Der fast um das Doppelte erweiterte Titel bietet: • eine unentbehrliche Orientierungshilfe für die Strahlentherapie bösartiger und gutartiger Erkrankungen auf dem neuesten Stand, • fasst das aktuelle Wissen auf dem Gebiete der Radioonkologie einschließlich der aktuell gültigen Leitlinien zusammen, • summiert die fachübergreifende Zusammenarbeit in der modernen Krebstherapie, • ist durch ein neues Layout übersichtlich und einheitlich gegliedert, • bringt die wesentlichen Informationen kompakt auf den Punkt. Ein Titel für Studierende und onkologisch Interessierte aller Disziplinen als auch angehende Fachärzte für Strahlentherapie.

Praxismanual Strahlentherapie


Author: Imke Stöver,Petra Feyer
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3662565773
Category: Medical
Page: 497
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Das Praxismanual bietet klar formulierte, leicht auffindbare Information zu allen Themen, die für den Alltag in der Strahlentherapie wichtig sind. Stichwortartige Texte und Tabellen, nach Indikationen gegliedert, garantieren Übersichtlichkeit. Der Band liefert Handlungsanweisungen für häufig auftretende Problemsituationen, für den Fall von Komplikationen und Nebenwirkungen. Verfasst wurde das Manual von erfahrenen Praktikern unter Mitarbeit führender Radioonkologen. Alle aktuellen Leitlinien zur radioonkologischen Therapie wurden berücksichtigt.

Strahlentherapie kompakt

Unter Mitarbeit von: Klaus Herfarth und Uta Kraus-Tiefenbacher
Author: Frank Giordano,Frederik Wenz
Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
ISBN: 3437594680
Category: Medical
Page: 392
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In diesem Buch finden Sie eine knapp formulierte, interdisziplinäre Übersicht über die jeweiligen Therapieoptionen. Die systematischen radioonkologischen Informationen erlauben ein schnelles Nachschlagen für die Indikationsstellung, für die Therapie und für das fundierte Patientengespräch. Durch kurze Darstellung der onkologischen Nachbardisziplinen erhalten Sie einen gesamt-onkologischen Überblick.

Radiation Oncology

Management Decisions
Author: K. S. Clifford Chao,Carlos A. Perez,Luther W. Brady
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781732222
Category: Medical
Page: 768
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Designed for rapid, on-the-spot consultation, this handy manual presents the most essential information that is immediately required in the daily clinical practice of radiation oncology. The first 12 chapters succinctly review concepts that are crucial in treatment planning and patient management. The remaining 52 chapters describe treatment regimens for all cancer sites and tumor types.This revised, updated Second Edition reflects the past three years' many improvements in radiation treatment of malignancies. A new chapter covers intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT). The book contains more than 300 practical illustrations, including full-color in the chapters on IMRT and 3-D physics and treatment planning.

Das ICU-Buch

praktische Intensivmedizin
Author: Paul L. Marino
Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
ISBN: 9783437231612
Category:
Page: 813
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Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology


Author: Gregory M. M. Videtic, MD, CM, FRCPC
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
ISBN: 9781935281580
Category: Medical
Page: 442
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The Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology is a focused pocket-sized handbook designed for Radiation Oncology trainees and residents, to serve as an up-to-date, quick resource to lead them through all of the standard steps to plan and deliver radiotherapy for all major malignancies. The goal of the Handbook is to provide evidence-based information but also to be reflective of the knowledge gained through experience in practice. All chapters represent a joint collaboration between residents and staff radiation oncologists, in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic. Throughout the Handbook, the focus is on a series of steps to follow in order to successfully complete effective radiotherapy planning. Sections are organized by body site or system, whichever proved best for consistency in presenting the general principles of planning. Also included are specialized topics such as palliative therapy and pediatrics. After a discussion of general planning requirements, each specific subsite within a given section then provides more specific details on approaches to radiotherapy planning. Illustrated throughout with over 200 images, the Handbook will be a valuable tool for every Radiation Oncology practitioner or trainee. Features of the Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology include A focus on a consistent, step by step approach to radiotherapy planning Content is present in a bulleted format for ease of review The text is extensively supported by color images The Handbook is pocket-sized for portability

Handbook of Evidence-Based Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy


Author: Rajni A. Sethi,Igor J. Barani,David A. Larson,Mack Roach, III
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319218972
Category: Medical
Page: 245
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This handbook concisely summarizes state-of-the-art information about stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), including the history and development of these modalities, the biologic rationale for these technologies, typical practices, and reported results. Developed as a companion to Handbook of Evidence-Based Radiotherapy, Second Edition, edited by Eric Hansen and Mack Roach, III, it is organized by disease site and presents treatment techniques and recommended imaging; safety and quality assurance; toxicities and management; recommended follow-up; and supporting evidence. Inclusion of evidence-based guidelines is intended to help inform decisions regarding the appropriateness of SRS and SBRT and guide treatment and evaluation. Handbook of Evidence-Based Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy can be easily referenced in the clinic and is a valuable guide for oncology practitioners.​

Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology


Author: Gregory M. M. Videtic,Andrew Vassil, MD
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
ISBN: 1933864524
Category: Medical
Page: 236
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"The Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology is a focused pocket-sized handbook designed for Radiation Oncology trainees and residents, to serve as an up-to-date, quick resource to lead them through all of the standard steps to plan and deliver radiotherapy for all major malignancies. The goal of the Handbook is to provide evidence-based information but also to be reflective of the knowledge gained through experience in practice. All chapters represent a joint collaboration between residents and staff radiation oncologists, in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic. Throughout the Handbook, the focus is on a series of steps to follow in order to successfully complete effective radiotherapy planning. Sections are organized by body site or system, whichever proved best for consistency in presenting the general principles of planning. Also included are specialized topics such as palliative therapy and pediatrics. After a discussion of general planning requirements, each specific subsite within a given section then provides more specific details on approaches to radiotherapy planning. Illustrated throughout with over 200 images, the Handbook will be a valuable tool for every Radiation Oncology practitioner or trainee. Features of the Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology include A focus on a consistent, step by step approach to radiotherapy planning Content is present in a bulleted format for ease of review The text is extensively supported by color images The Handbook is pocket-sized for portability "

Handbook of Treatment Planning, 2nd Ed


Author: Gregory M. M. Videtic,Neil Woody,Andrew D. Vassil
Publisher: Demos Medical Publishing
ISBN: 1620700352
Category: Medical
Page: 264
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" This is a highly practical resource about the specific technical aspects of delivering radiation treatment. Pocket-sized and well organized for ease of use, the book is designed to lead radiation oncology trainees and residents step by step through the basics of radiotherapy planning and delivery for all major malignancies. This new, evidence-based edition retains the valued, practical features of the first edition while incorporating recent advances in the field. Chapters are the result of a joint collaboration between residents and staff radiation oncologists in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic. Sections are organized by body site or systemówhichever is best suited to consistency in presenting planning principles. Also included are such specialized topics as palliative therapy and pediatrics. More than 200 images help to clarify the steps of radiotherapy planning and delivery. Written by and for residents on the ""front lines"" of their training, it is also a valuable resource for training other professionals in the field such as technologists, nurses, dosimetrists, and others as well as a quick reference for practicing physicians. Key Features of Handbook of Treatment Planning in Radiation Oncology, Second Edition: Provides a consistent, step-by-step approach to effective radiotherapy planning and delivery Presents content in consistent, concise, bulleted format for easy review Includes over 200 color images Explains specific technical aspects of delivering radiation treatment Addresses such specialized topics as palliative therapy and pediatrics New to the Second Edition: Sereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for prostate and GI tumors Intraoperative therapy for GI tumors Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT) for brain tumors New coverage of MRI based planning in simulation "

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.

Strahlentherapie

ein interaktives Lernprogramm ; CD-ROM für PC
Author: Thorsten Frenzel
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9783540146834
Category:
Page: N.A
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The Meryl Streep Movie Club


Author: Mia March
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471102971
Category: Fiction
Page: 352
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Escape to the breathtaking coast of Maine and let the unmissable novel from Mia March brighten up your summer. Perfect for fans of Jenny Colgan, Veronica Henry and The Jane Austen Book Club. On the coast of Maine sits The Three Captains Inn, a haven for tourists and locals alike. When Lolly, the owner, summons her nieces home, they assume she’s planning to sell the inn, the place they called home after they lost their parents in a car accident that also claimed the life of Lolly’s husband. Little do they know, the truth is far more unimaginable . . . Along with Kat, Lolly’s daughter, the women reunite for their first summer together in many years and home truths and long buried secrets begin to emerge. Then movie-lover Lolly invites her family to one of her legendary movie nights – this month’s theme: Meryl Streep – and what was intended to be a few hours’ distraction ends up making them question everything they thought they knew about life, love and one another. As each woman sees her complicated life reflected through the magic of cinema, will they be able to find their own happily-ever-afters before it’s too late? ‘A treat for movie lovers and fans of meaningful women’s fiction’ Romantic Times 'A heartwarming, spirit-lifting read just in time for beach season' Kirkus Reviews 'A touching story of self-discovery and the strength of family' Booklist

Orbital Imaging E-Book


Author: F. Allan Midyett,Suresh Kumar Mukherji
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323354270
Category: Medical
Page: 272
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Orbital Imaging, by Dr. F. Allan Midyett and Dr. Suresh K. Mukherji, covers the majority of orbital pathologic entities you’re likely to encounter in daily practice or during board examination. Radiologists and ophthalmologists alike will benefit from the concise focus on pertinent imaging modalities emphasizing CT and MR of the globe and orbit, presented with bulleted lists and fast facts for quick clinical correlation. This unique, compact reference is the one you’ll consistently reach for, whether you’re learning orbital imaging for the first time, in need of a quick review, studying for exams, or looking up cases in the reading room. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Easy to digest format promotes quick navigation to zero in on what is important: - Key Chapter Points give a "bird’s eye view" of a particular pathologic process - Classic Clues sum up pathologic processes and indicate when you can expect to see those findings - Content snapshots get to the point, including fast facts, epidemiology and pathology, data overviews on treatment and prognosis, and quick tips on the most frequently seen CT and MRI features. Differential Diagnosis sections tell you exactly which features to critically compare, that at first glance may look identical. Superb illustrations depict important and fascinating diagnostic dilemmas.