Princeton University Library Catalog

Neuro-oncology : the essentials / [edited by] Mark Bernstein, Mitchel S. Berger.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Thieme, c2008.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xvii, 477 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Epidemiology / Yuriko Minn, Melissa Bondy and Margaret Wrensch -- 2. Pathology and Molecular Classification / Kenneth D. Aldape and C. David James -- 3. Molecular Markers and Pathways in Brain Tumorigenesis / H. Francis Farhadi and James T. Rutka -- 4. Stem Cell Neurobiology / Peter B. Dirks -- 5. Anatomic Imaging / Kei Yamada and A. Gregory Sorensen -- 6. Metabolic Imaging / Lutz W. Kracht, Andreas H. Jacobs and Wolf-Dieter Heiss -- 7. Physiological Imaging / Soonmee Cha -- 8. Functional Imaging / Srikantan S. Nagarajan -- 9. Perioperative Management / Joseph M. Piepmeier and Joachim M. Baehring -- 10. Image-Guided Surgery / Michael W. McDermott and Mark Bernstein -- 11. Functional Mapping / G. Evren Keles and Mitchel S. Berger -- 12. Complications of Surgery / Ronald E. Warnick and Michael J. Petr -- 13. Radiobiology of the Central Nervous System / Shiao Y. Woo and Anita Mahajan -- 14. Fractionated Stereotactic Radiotherapy / Glenn S. Bauman and David A. Larson -- 15. Stereotactic Radiosurgery / Douglas Kondziolka and Peter C. Gerszten -- 16. Alternative Radiotherapy Approaches / Nonnand Laperriere and Penny K. Sneed -- 17. Systemic Chemotherapy / Michael D. Prados -- 18. Intratumoral Chemotherapy / Henry Brem, Jon D. Weingart and Sandeep Kunwar -- 19. Photodynamic Therapy / Paul Muller and Brian C. Wilson -- 20. Immunobiology and Immune Therapy / Roberta P. Glick and Terry Lichtor -- 21. Gene Therapy for Gliomas / Daniel Hannon and James Markert -- 22. Small-Molecule-Based Therapies / John F. de Groot and W. K. Alfred Yung -- 23. Low-Grade Gliomas / Paul N. Kongkham and Mark Bernstein -- 24. Malignant Gliomas / Steven N. Kalkanis and Mark L. Rosenblum -- 25. Pilocytic Astrocytoma and Other Indolent Tumors / Jack P. Rock and Ian Y. Lee -- 26. Brainstem Tumors / Peter Kan and John R. W. Kestle -- 27. Pediatric Posterior Fossa Tumors / Michael D. Taylor and James T. Rutka -- 28. Pineal Region Tumors / Alfred T. Ogden and Jeffrey N. Bruce -- 29. Meningiomas / Michael W. McDennott -- 30. Skull Base Tumors / Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol and Ossama AI-Mefty -- 31. Pituitary Tumors / Sandeep Kunwar -- 32. Craniopharyngiomas / Oren N. Gottfried and William T. Couldwell -- 33. Vestibular Schwannomas / Madjid Samii and Venelin Miloslavov Gerganov -- 34. Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma / Scott Peak and Lisa DeAngelis -- 35. Metastatic Brain Tumors / Frederick F. Lang and Raymond Sawaya -- 36. . Intradural Spinal Tumors / Alfred T. Ogden and Paul C. McCormick -- 37. Spinal Column Tumors / Frederick Vincent and Michael G. Fehlings -- 38. Peripheral Nerve Tumors / Anandh Balasubramaniam and Abhijit Guha -- 39. Familial Tumor Syndromes / Michael D. Taylor and Yukiko Nakahara -- 40. Complications of Medical Therapy / Susan M. Chang and Nicholas A. Butowski -- 41. Quality of Life / Christina A. Meyers and Jeffrey s. Wefel -- 42. Ethical Concerns for Neuro-oncology Patients / Karim Mukhida and Mark Bernstein.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781588904973 (Americas : alk. paper)
  • 1588904970 (Americas : alk. paper)
  • 9783131163325 (rest of world : alk. paper)
  • 3131163321 (rest of world : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2007025500
OCLC:
144774024
Related name:
RCP:
C - S