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Color Atlas of Burn Reconstructive Surgery

Color Atlas of Burn Reconstructive Surgery

by Hiko Hyakusoku (Editor), Dennis P. Orgill (Editor), Luc Teot (Editor), Julian J. Pribaz (Editor), Rei Ogawa (Editor) Post-burn scar contractures are a commonly encountered problem in the field of… Read more »

Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Management

Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Management

by Aurora D. Pryor (Editor), Theodore N. Pappas (Editor), Malcolm Stanley Branch (Editor) The diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal bleeding is multidisciplinary by nature involving surgeons, gastroenterologists and radiologists. Due… Read more »

Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology

Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology

by Thanos Athanasiou (Editor), H. Debas (Editor), Ara Darzi (Editor) Key Topics in Surgical Research and Methodology represents a comprehensive reference text accessible to the surgeon embarking on an academic… Read more »

Heart Valve Surgery: An Illustrated Guide

Heart Valve Surgery: An Illustrated Guide

by Jan Dominik, Pavel Zacek This book offers a comprehensive overview of the surgical treatment of heart valve disease. The aim is to provide the reader with precise information on… Read more »

Hereditary Colorectal Cancer

Hereditary Colorectal Cancer

by Miguel A. Rodriguez-Bigas (Editor), Raul Cutait (Editor), Patrick M. Lynch (Editor), Ian Tomlinson (Editor), Hans F.A. Vasen (Editor) Early detection of colorectal cancers is a significant and relatively recent… Read more »

Intraperitoneal Therapy for Ovarian Cancer

Intraperitoneal Therapy for Ovarian Cancer

by David Alberts (Editor), Mary C. Clouser (Editor), Lisa M. Hess (Editor) Intraperitoneal chemotherapy is increasingly being used as first-line treatment for ovarian cancer. Nevertheless, it is difficult for the… Read more »

Lung Cancer Metastasis: Novel Biological Mechanisms and Impact on Clinical Practice

Lung Cancer Metastasis: Novel Biological Mechanisms and Impact on Clinical Practice

by Venkateshwar Keshamouni (Editor), Douglas Arenberg (Editor), Gregory Kalemkerian (Editor) Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer related mortality. Metastatic lung cancer is responsible for more than ninety percent… Read more »

Manual of Thoracic Endoaortic Surgery

Manual of Thoracic Endoaortic Surgery

by Jacques Kpodonu The development of less invasive technologies has resulted in a changing paradigm for the management of aortic diseases. Endovascular and hybrid surgical approaches have gradually been adopted… Read more »

Principles of Pulmonary Protection in Heart Surgery

Principles of Pulmonary Protection in Heart Surgery

by Edmo Atique Gabriel (Editor), Tomas Salerno (Editor) Over the past fifty years, advanced techniques and strategies have been developed in the field of myocardial protection during heart surgery requiring… Read more »

Managing Skin Cancer

Managing Skin Cancer

by Eggert Stockfleth (Editor), Ted Rosen (Editor), Steven Schumaak (Editor) Skin cancer is the most common malignant neoplasm and its incidence is rising worldwide. The epidemic increase in such tumors… Read more »

Management of Breast Cancer in Older Women

Management of Breast Cancer in Older Women

by Malcolm W. Reed (Editor), Riccardo A. Audisio (Editor) Management of Breast Cancer in Older Women offers the reader evidence-based clinical knowledge of older patients suffering from breast cancer. It… Read more »

Management of rare adult tumours

Management of rare adult tumours

by Romain Bosc (Editor), Rene-Olivier Mirimanoff (Editor), Mahmut Ozsahin (Editor) Why a book dedicated to rare cancer management? Given the large variety of rare cancers,they take up a significant part… Read more »

Metastasis of Colorectal Cancer

Metastasis of Colorectal Cancer

by Nicole Beauchemin (Editor), Jacques Huot (Editor) Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer worldwide, and in many parts of the western world, it is the second leading cause… Read more »

Manual of Thoracic Endoaortic Surgery

Manual of Thoracic Endoaortic Surgery

by Jacques Kpodonu The development of less invasive technologies has resulted in a changing paradigm for the management of aortic diseases. Endovascular and hybrid surgical approaches have gradually been adopted… Read more »

Molecular Basis for Therapy of AIDS-Defining Cancers

Molecular Basis for Therapy of AIDS-Defining Cancers

by Dirk P. Dittmer (Editor), Susan E. Krown (Editor) An increased risk for various cancers is a characteristic of people living with HIV infection. Although only three cancers – Kaposi’s… Read more »

Minimally Invasive Cancer Management                    / Edition 2

Minimally Invasive Cancer Management / Edition 2

by Frederick L. Greene (Editor), B. Todd Heniford (Editor) As minimal access approaches to cancer diagnosis, staging, and therapy become more widely used, it is vital for general surgeons, along… Read more »

Minimally Invasive Ophthalmic Surgery

Minimally Invasive Ophthalmic Surgery

by Howard Fine I (Editor), Daniel Mojon (Editor) Many minimally invasive procedures have been developed over the past decades, leading to a great improvement in eye surgery. This unique textbook… Read more »

Neoplastic Hematopathology: Experimental and Clinical Approaches

Neoplastic Hematopathology: Experimental and Clinical Approaches

by Dan Jones (Editor) Fulfilling the void with a Hematopathology book that integrates clinical and experimental studies with diagnostic criteria, Neoplastic Hematopathology: Experimental and Clinical Approaches provides an overview of… Read more »

Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic Cancer

by John P. Neoptolemos (Editor), Raul Urrutia (Editor), James Abbruzzese (Editor), Markus W. Buchler (Editor) This handbook details advances in pancreatic cancer research that have a profound and lasting impact… Read more »

New Technologies in Surgical Oncology

New Technologies in Surgical Oncology

by Antonio Mussa (Editor) Oncological surgeons are often requested in their clinical practice to identify and manage uncommon and complex situations. It is therefore of the utmost importance that they… Read more »

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery

by Christianto B. Lumenta (Editor), Concezio Di Rocco (Editor), Jens Haase (Editor), J.J.A. Mooij (Editor) In a specialized field such as neurosurgery, highly specific knowledge is required. Training programs in… Read more »

Obstetric Anesthesia Handbook                    / Edition 5

Obstetric Anesthesia Handbook / Edition 5

by Sanjay Datta, Bhavani Shankar Kodali, Scott Segal This comprehensive book emphasizes the need for the anesthesiologist/obstetrician team approach to high-risk pregnancy care. The majority of chapters have contributions by… Read more »

Optical Imaging of Cancer: Clinical Applications

Optical Imaging of Cancer: Clinical Applications

by Eben Rosenthal (Editor), Kurt R. Zinn (Editor) To describe principles of optical imaging including chemistry and physics of fluorescence, limitations/advantages of optical imaging compared to metabolic and anatomic imaging…. Read more »

Origin of Cancers: Clinical Perspectives and Implications of a Stem-Cell Theory of Cancer

Origin of Cancers: Clinical Perspectives and Implications of a Stem-Cell Theory of Cancer

by Shi-Ming Tu The theory of a stem-cell origin of cancer is neither ground breaking nor earth shattering. Many prominent investigators have established the foundation for this concept and performed… Read more »

Ovarian Cancer: Second Edition                    / Edition 2

Ovarian Cancer: Second Edition / Edition 2

by M. Sharon Stack (Editor), David A. Fishman (Editor) Ovarian carcinoma continues to be responsible for more deaths than all other gynecologic malignancies combined, due to a continued inability to… Read more »

Pitfalls in Cervical Spine Surgery: Avoidance and Management of Complications

Pitfalls in Cervical Spine Surgery: Avoidance and Management of Complications

by Luca Denaro (Editor), Domenico D’Avella (Editor), Vincenzo Denaro (Editor) Spinal surgery is a unique area in the process of continuous development. New skills are applied daily in this delicate… Read more »

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Experimental Models and Research Designs

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Experimental Models and Research Designs

by Maria Siemionow (Editor) There is a paradigm shift in plastic and reconstructive surgery from the interest of developing new surgical techniques into the application of new technologies via research… Read more »

Pre-Hospital Anesthesia Handbook

Pre-Hospital Anesthesia Handbook

by Andrew Griffiths, Tim Lowes, Jeremy Henning The safe and swift establishment of a secure airway is crucial in the pre-hospital situation, and many pre-hospital systems have developed standard operating… Read more »

Vitreo-retinal Surgery: Progress III

Vitreo-retinal Surgery: Progress III

by Stanislao Rizzo (Editor), Fabio Patelli, David Chow Since the introduction of vitrectomy in the 1970s, vitreoretinal surgery has rapidly developed. Initially, new instrumentations were created to facilitate intraocular maneuvers… Read more »

The Role of Genetics in Breast and Reproductive Cancers

The Role of Genetics in Breast and Reproductive Cancers

by Piri Welcsh (Editor) Of all factors contributing to breast cancer, family history of disease is the most powerful. Currently, our understanding of genetic predisposition to breast cancer includes three… Read more »

Surgery for Low Back Pain

Surgery for Low Back Pain

by Marek Szpalski (Editor), Robert Gunzburg (Editor), Bjorn L. Rydevik (Editor), Jean-Charles Le Huec (Editor), Michael Mayer (Editor) Low back pain is a very common problem that is increasingly being… Read more »

Surgical Mentoring: Building Tomorrow’s Leaders

Surgical Mentoring: Building Tomorrow’s Leaders

by John L. Rombeau, Amy Goldberg, Catherine Loveland-Jones Drs. Rombeau, Goldberg, and Loveland-Jones have written this book on surgical mentoring to fill an obvious need. It is up-to-date, comprehensive, readable,… Read more »

Surgical Management of Cerebrovascular Disease

Surgical Management of Cerebrovascular Disease

by Aki Laakso (Editor), Juha Hernesniemi (Editor), Yasuhiro Yonekawa (Editor), Tetsuya Tsukahara (Editor) In July 2008, European and Japanese specialists in neurosurgery, neurology, interventional neuroradiology and neurointensive care joined together… Read more »

Surgery of Larynx and Trachea

Surgery of Larynx and Trachea

by Marc Remacle (Editor), Hans Edmund Eckel (Editor) This comprehensive volume covers all the subspecialities of laryngology, from phonosurgery to cancer. Each surgical procedure is explained and well illustrated in… Read more »

Haptics for Teleoperated Surgical Robotic Systems

Haptics for Teleoperated Surgical Robotic Systems

by M. Tavakoli, R. V. Patel, M. Moallem, A. Aziminejad An important obstacle in Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) is the significant degradation of haptic feedback (sensation of touch) to the… Read more »

Prostate Cancer: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches

Prostate Cancer: Basic Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches

by Chawnshang Chang (Editor) “Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of death in men and its progression is highly dependent on androgens and androgen receptors. However, even with treatment,… Read more »

Anesthesia Crash Course

Anesthesia Crash Course

by Charles Horton Anesthesia Crash Course is uniquely positioned to address the needs of new trainees in anesthesia. This book is written in a conversational tone, avoiding unnecessary jargon and… Read more »

Introduction to the Cellular and Molecular Biology of Cancer                    / Edition 4

Introduction to the Cellular and Molecular Biology of Cancer / Edition 4

by Margaret A. Knowles, Peter J. Selby, Peter Selby This new edition o Introduction and Molecular Biology of Cancer provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of cancer biology, covering the… Read more »

Computational Biology of Cancer: Lecture Notes and Mathematical Modeling

Computational Biology of Cancer: Lecture Notes and Mathematical Modeling

by Natalia Komarova This book shows how mathematical and computational models can be used to study cancer biology.

HPV and Other Infectious Agents in Cancer: Opportunities for Prevention and Public Health

HPV and Other Infectious Agents in Cancer: Opportunities for Prevention and Public Health

by Hans Krueger, Dan Williams, Richard Gallagher, Jon Kerner, Gavin Stuart After considering the aging population in developed countries, it has become clear to physicians and public policy administrators that… Read more »