Strategies for Curative Fluorescence-Guided Surgery of Cancer
  • Author : Robert Hoffman
  • Release Date : 27 May 2020
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 294
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128126776

Strategies for Curative Fluorescence-Guided Surgery of Cancer Book Summary

Strategies for Curative Fluorescence-Guided Surgery of Cancer is the first book to discuss how fluorescence-guided surgery can be successfully used during surgeries with several tumor types. FGS is one of the most exciting emerging modalities of surgery, especially cancer surgery, as it potentially allows the surgeon to visualize the actual margin of the tumor, thus greatly increasing the possibility of curative resection. The book discusses the applicability of FGS for several types of cancer, such as pancreatic cancer, liver metastasis, soft-tissue sarcoma, glioma, melanoma, and breast and lung cancer. This book is a valuable resource for cancer surgeons, cancer researchers and members of several other areas in the biomedical field who are interested in understanding this powerful technique. Presents an overview of fluorescence-guided surgery Explains general strategies for curative fluorescence-guided surgery and their applicability for each major tumor type Discusses the current and future achievements of FGS as a precise technique for cancer surgeries

Strategies for Curative Fluorescence Guided Surgery of Cancer

Strategies for Curative Fluorescence Guided Surgery of Cancer

Author : Robert Hoffman,Michael Bouvet
Publisher : Academic Press
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Strategies for Curative Fluorescence-Guided Surgery of Cancer is the first book to discuss how fluorescence-guided surgery can be successfully used during surgeries with several tumor types. FGS is one of the most exciting emerging modalities of surgery, especially cancer surgery, as it potentially allows the surgeon to visualize the actual ...

Patient Derived Tumor Xenograft Models

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Author : Rajesh Uthamanthil,Peggy Tinkey,Elisa de Stanchina
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Medical
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Patient Derived Tumor Xenograft Models: Promise, Potential and Practice offers guidance on how to conduct PDX modeling and trials, including how to know when these models are appropriate for use, and how the data should be interpreted through the selection of immunodeficient strains. In addition, proper methodologies suitable for growing ...

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Author : Ken Herrmann,Omgo Nieweg,Stephen P. Povoski
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Medical
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This book offers a comprehensive overview of the state of the art in the practice of radioguided surgery. The opening section is devoted to the basic physics principles for detection and imaging, radiation detection device technology, principles of surgical navigation, radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals, and radiation safety. A series of chapters ...

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Author : P. Hohenberger,K. Conlon
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Medical
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Included here is a discussion of the pathophysiological aspects and risks of laparoscopic staging (such as trocar metastases) on the basis of international experience....

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Author : Ganji Purnachandra Nagaraju,Sarfraz Ahmad
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Science
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Theranostic Approach for Pancreatic Cancer modulates the biologic properties of stroma in pancreatic cancer by targeting the several chemotherapy resistance mechanisms to impede their malignant property through introducing new strategies and drugs for tackling the disease. It brings information about ongoing research as well as clinical data about pancreatic cancer ...

Radioguided Surgery

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Author : Giuliano Mariani,Armando E. Giuliano,H. William Strauss
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Medical
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This multidisciplinary textbook is designed to be the standard on the subject and is geared for use by physicians who are involved in the care and/or diagnosis of cancer patients. Comprehensive coverage is provided on all aspects of radioguided surgery. Practical information is readily accessible and throughout there is ...