Clinical Dilemmas in Primary Liver Cancer Paperback / softback
Edited by Roger Williams, Simon D. Taylor-Robinson
Part of the Clinical Dilemmas (UK) series
Clinical Dilemmas in Liver Cancer follows the successful format of the other books in the Clinical Dilemmas series, with each chapter focused on a specific dilemma, or issue facing doctors in their day-to-day job, and providing them with practical clinical information and help to better assessment and treat their patients in this case patients suffering from liver cancer, the third commonest cancer in terms of mortality worldwide.
Chapters feature up-to-date information on the basic mechanisms, epidemiological risk factors, screening and surveillance strategies, diagnosis and treatment.
It is an extremely practical and clinically-orientated book, and as most patients around the world present with advanced disease, a main focus is on the most recent advances allowing early diagnosis and use of locoregional and systemic therapy, surgery, transplantation and combination therapies.
Each chapter is authored by an international expert in the relevant area.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 230 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Publication Date: 23/12/2011
- Category: Oncology
- ISBN: 9780470657973