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oncology Books

This section contains free e-books and guides on oncology, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.

Cancer of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract

This book presents patients, carers and healthcare professionals with difficult management decisions. Those affected by the disease often undergo complex treatment with wide ranging short and long term effects that require continued support throughout the initial period of care and beyond. This document will provide helpful and appropriate guidance to both patients and professionals alike on the diagnosis and subsequent management of early and locally advanced cancers.

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Esophageal Cancer Real Life Stories From Patients and Families

This book shows the stories of eleven patients and family members who received the diagnosis of esophageal cancer. All the stories, by esophageal cancer survivors, illustrate some of the setbacks and some of the triumphs, that these individuals and their families encountered.

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Oncology Critical Care

This note covers the following topics: Oncological Airway Emergencies in the Critical Care Unit, Pharmacologic Considerations in Oncology Critical Care, Improving Outcome in Gastrointestinal and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgical Oncology , Infections in Cancer Patients, Nutrition and Indirect Calorimetry, Management of Pain, Agitation, and Delirium in Mechanically Ventilated Oncology Patients.

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Molecular Biology of Cancer or Oncogenes Lecture Notes

This note covers the following topics: Telomeres, DNA Tumor Viruses, RNA Tumor Viruses, Oncogenes, Rb, Cell cycle, Growth hormone signal transduction, Apoptosis and Developmental signaling.

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Dynamics of Cancer

The book provides a unique conceptual and historical framework for understanding the causes of cancer and other diseases that increase with age. Topics covered includes: Age of Cancer Incidence, Different Cancers, Carcinogens, Multistage Progression, Molecular Processes, Progression Dynamics, Individual Interactions, Population Consequences, Inheritance, Stem Cells: Tissue Renewal, Cell Lineage History.

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Oncology Breast Cancer

This book provides an introductory overview of the terminology and classification of breast cancer and principle issues in its treatment. Topics covered includes: Care Pathway for Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer, Treatment Options and the MDT, Barriers, Oncological Medical Emergencies, Breast Reconstruction, Communication in Cancer Care.

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Cancer Care for the Whole Patient

All patients with cancer and their families should expect and receive cancer care that ensures the provision of appropriate psychosocial health services. This guide recommends ten actions that oncology providers, health policy makers, educators, health insurers, health plans, quality oversight organizations, researchers and research sponsors, and consumer advocates should undertake to ensure that this standard is met.

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New Aspects in Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Human Carcinogenesis

Edited by Written by an international team of experts in the field of human carcinogenesis, this book discusses recent advances in cancer research, which include the following topics: basic molecular and cellular mechanisms behind cancer growth, new approaches in cancer therapy, and cancer diagnostic. Major topics covered includes: Mechanisms of Oncogene Activation, Cell Cycle Regulation via the p53, PTEN, and BRCA1 Tumor Suppressors, Epigenetic Mechanisms in Head and Neck Cancer, Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia , Modern Technologies for Timely Detection and Differential Diagnosis of Gastric Cancer.

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Fundamentals of Oncology for Public Health Practitioners

This book covers the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention or screening measures used for cancers such as lung, breast, prostate, colon or rectal, etc.

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Handbook of Radiation Oncology

Handbook of Radiation Oncology covers general oncologic principles, workup, staging, and multidisciplinary aspects of treatment, basic principles of physics and radiobiology, and specific technologies including brachytherapy, radiosurgery, and unsealed sources. Specific Topics Covered Include: Physics of Radiation Oncology Classic and Molecular Biolgical Basis of Radiation Oncology Clinical Principals of Radiation Oncology and Multidisciplinary Care Radiation Oncology Treatment of All Major Cancers including Head and Neck, Central Nervous System, Lung, Pediatrics, Breast, Gastrointestinal, Genitourinary, Gynecological, Lymphomas, and others. Stereotactic Radiosurgery Brachytherapy Palliative Care and Oncologic Emergencies PDA/Mobile.

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The Molecular Basis of Cancer Cell Behavior

This note is written in clear and concise language, and illustrated with original drawings, the book is enjoyable to read, and provides a sense of the excitement of modern biology.

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Veterinary Radiation Oncology (PDF 35P)

This note covers the following topics: Type of radiotherapy, List of tumor, Comparative Cancer Research: Pet and Man, Curative intent, Advanced Tumors, Equipment, Clinical Hyperthermia.

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Hematology and Oncology by Geoffrey Wing Lynn Chan

This note covers the following topics: Hematopoiet systems, white blood cell disorders, platelet disorders, bleeding, coagulation system, coagulation disorders, oncology issues and sample cases.

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Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Research Institute Ohio State University [English]

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Association of Community Cancer Centers Publications [English]

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Cancer Care [English]

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Cancer Medicine Robert C. Bast Jr., Donald W. Kufe, Raphael E. Pollock, Ralph R.Weichselbaum, James F. Holland, Emil Frei [English]

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Cancer Supportive Care Program The Fifth Dimension [English]

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Cancer health and medical information about cancer detection and treatment options [English]

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CancerHelp UK [English]

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Carcinogens and Anticarcinogens in the Human Diet A Comparison of Naturally Occurring and Synthetic Substances National Academy Press [English]

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Colon Cancer Information Center [English]

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InTouchLive.com [English]

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Krebsinformationsdienst (Germany) [Deutsch]

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New Mexico Department of Health Comprehensive Cancer Programs [English]

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Oncology eMedicine [English]

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Roswell Park Cancer Institute [English]

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University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center [English]

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University of Minnesota Cancer Center [English]

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Washington Musculoskeletal Tumor Center [English]

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Atlas de Mortalidad por Cancer y otras Causas en Espaa Fundacin Cientfica de la Asociacin Espaola Contra el Cncer [Espaol]

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TumorBoard [English]

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Chromatin DNA Methylayion

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Cell Cycle

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