Princeton University Library Catalog

Human radiation injury / [edited by] Dennis C. Shrieve, Jay S. Loeffler.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2011.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
xix, 533 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
SECTION I. Radiobiology and Pathology or Irradiated Normal Tissues -- 1. Molecular and Cellular Basis of Radiation Injury / Henning Willers -- 2. Pathology of Radiation Injury / Lynn Million -- 3. Normal Tissue Radiobiology: Animal Models of Radiation Injury / Wolfgang Dorr -- 4. Radiation Dose Fractionation and Normal Tissue Injury / Dennis C. Shrieve -- 5. Agents Impacting Radiosensitivity / Paul M. Harari -- 6. Comorbidities Impacting Radiosensitivity / Alphonse Taghian -- SECTION II. Whole Body Effects of Radiation -- 7. Radiation-Induced Oncogenesis at Low and High Doses / Herman D. Suit -- 8. Atomic-Bomb Survivors: Long-term Health Effects of Radiation / Roy E. Shore -- 9. Optimization of Radiotherapy Treatment Delivery Technology to Minimize Radiation Injury / Alexei Trofimov -- 10. Toxicity Due to Systemic Radiotherapy / Susan J. Knox -- 11. Toxicity Due to Total Body Irradiation / Brenda Shank -- 12. Response to Radiological and Nuclear Terrorism / Judith L. Bader -- 13. Radiation Effects of Space Travel / Francis A. Cucinotta -- 14. Radiation Injuries in Nuclear Power Plant Operation / Roger M. Macklis -- 15. Effect of Radiation on the Embryo and Fetus / Gianluca Straface -- SECTION III. Organ-Specific Effects of Radiation -- 16. Cognitive Sequelae of Brain Radiation / Paul D. Brown -- 17. Hypothalamic-Pituitary Axis / Jay S. Loeffler -- 18. Optic Nerve, Eye, and Ocular Adnexa / William M. Mendenhall -- 19. Cranial Nerves / John C. Flickinger -- 20. Brainstem / J. Debus -- 21. Spinal Cord / Albert J. Van Der Kogel -- 22. Peripheral Nerves / Thomas F. Delaney -- 23. Brachial Plexus / Abram Recht -- 24. Cerebral Radionecrosis / Penny K. Sneed -- 25. Vascular Effect of Radiation in the Central Nervous System / Michael Brada -- 26. Treatment of Radiation Injury in the Central Nervous System / Edward G. Shaw -- 27. Head and Neck / Robert L. Foote -- 28. Lung / Kenneth E. Rosenzweig -- 29. Heart / Jean-Marc Cosset -- 30. Liver / Theodore S. Hong -- 31. Kidney, Adrenal Gland / John E. Moulder -- 32. Urinary Function / Anthony L. Zietman -- 33. Sexual Function / Anthony L. Zietman -- 34. Testes / Alan Pollack -- 35. Ovary / David K. Gaffney -- 36. Vagina / David K. Gaffney -- 37. Esophagus / Bruce Minsky -- 38. Small Bowel and Colon / K. Sree Kumar -- 39. Pancreas / Brian G. Czito -- 40. Stomach / Christopher G. Willett -- 41. Anus and Rectum / Dennis C. Shrieve -- 42. Breast / Reshma Jagsi -- 43. Bone / Brian O'Sullivan -- 44. Skin / Peter A.S. Johnstone -- SECTION IV. Treatment of Late Radiation Injury -- 45. Treatment Approaches to Late Radiation Injury / Amy K. Huser.
ISBN:
  • 9781605470115 (alk. paper)
  • 1605470112 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2010025903
OCLC:
643443244
Related name:
RCP:
C - S