“Current Cancer Treatment: Novel Beyond Conventional Approaches” ed. by Öner Özdemir
InTeOpP | 2011 | ISBN: 9533073972 9789533073972 | 823 pages | PDF | 30 MB


This book will help get us physicians as well as patients enlightened with new research and developments in this area. This book is a valuable contribution to this area mentioning various modalities in cancer treatment such as some rare classic treatment approaches: treatment of metastatic liver disease of colorectal origin, radiation treatment of skull and spine chordoma, changing the face of adjuvant therapy for early breast cancer. 

Part 1 Conventional Cancer Therapy Modalities
1 Breast and Ovarian Cancer Treatment: Facing Forward Women’s Health Care
2 Adjuvant Therapy for Resectable Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastases
3 The Treatment of Metastatic Liver Disease of Colorectal Origin
4 Th1 Cytokine-Secreting Recombinant Bacillus Calmette-Guerin: Prospective Use in Immunotherapy of Bladder Cancer
5 The Role of Irradiation in the Treatment of Chordoma of the Base of Skull and Spine
6 Clinical Application of Image-Guided Iodine-125 Seed Implantation Therapy in Patients with Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
7 V-ATPase Inhibitors in Cancer Treatment and Their Implication in Multidrug Resistance in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
8 Farnesyltransferase Inhibitor in Cancer Treatment
Part 2 New Version of Conventinal Modalities in Cancer Therapy
9 Laser Photo Chemotherapy: An Alternative Treatment for Cancer
10 Laser-Driven Radiation Therapy
11 Ion Channels: Novel Functional Hubs in Leukemia
12 Targeted Therapies in Hematological Malignancies
13 New Approaches Targeting Androgen Receptor Signal Pathways for Treatment of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
14 Prostate Cancer: Current and Emerging Therapies
15 Adjuvant Therapy for Early Breast Cancer
Part 3 New Modalities of Cancer Therapy
16 Harnessing the Immune System to Fight Cancer: The Promise of Genetic Cancer Vaccines
17 NKG2D-Based Cancer Immunotherapy
18 Xenovaccinotherapy for Cancer
19 Cancer Vaccine
20 The Management of Small Renal Tumours by Ablative Therapies
21 Cancer Treatment with Hyperthermia
22 Antiangiogenic Treatment Concepts in Gynecologic Oncology
23 Photodynamic Therapy in Combination with Antiangiogenic Approaches Improve Tumor Inhibition
24 Cancer Gene Therapy: The New Targeting Challenge
25 Epigenetic Therapies for Cancer
26 Electrotherapy on Cancer: Experiment and Mathematical Modeling
Part 4 Complementary / Alternative Cancer Therapy Modalities
27 Antioxidants in Cancer Treatment
28 Cytotoxic Plants: Potential Uses in Prevention and Treatment of Cancer
29 Combination Chemotherapy in Cancer: Principles. Evaluation and Drug Delivery Strategies
30 Multimodal Therapies for Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers – Past, Now, and Future
31 Evidence-Based Usefulness of Physiotherapy Techniques in Breast Cancer Patients
32 Negative Impact of Paclitaxel Crystallization on Hydrogels and Novel Approaches for Anticancer Drug Delivery Systems
33 The Evolving Role of Tissue Biospecimens in the Treatment of Cancer


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