Management of Urological Cancers in Older People

Editors: Droz, Jean-Pierre, Audisio, Riccardo A. (Eds.)

  • This book draws from an international pool of expert contributors
  • This book addresses the very specific issues and considerations in treating urological cancers in the older patient
  • This books offer a multidisciplinary perspective, providing the reader with the big picture in urological cancer care for elderly patients.
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About this book

This book aims to provide an up-to-date review of the literature in each of the major areas relating to the management of older urological cancer patients, and makes recommendations for best practice and future research. The authors come from a broad geographic spread including the UK, mainland Europe and North America to ensure a worldwide relevance.

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“This comprehensive approach to the evaluation and management of elderly urological oncology patients should appeal to all practitioners involved in the care of these patients … . it should be required reading for students, residents, and fellows interested in the care of these patients. … This book should be an important part of the library of all clinicians involved in the evaluation and management of elderly patients with urological cancer. It is comprehensive, well written, and easy to read with appropriate illustrations and excellent references.” (Andrew Edward Chapman, Doody’s Review Service, November, 2012)

Table of contents (26 chapters)

  • Background and Epidemiology

    Coebergh, Jan Willem (et al.)

    Pages 3-17

  • Health Status Evaluation of Elderly Patients with Genitourinary Tumors

    Terret, Catherine (et al.)

    Pages 19-38

  • Nomograms and the Elderly: Applications in Genitourinary Oncology

    Isariyawongse, Brandon K. (et al.)

    Pages 39-49

  • Renal Function in Elderly and in Relationship with Management of Genitourinary Tumors

    Rainfray, Muriel (et al.)

    Pages 51-62

  • Prostate Cancer Screening or Early Diagnosis in Senior Adults?

    Terrier, Jean Etienne (et al.)

    Pages 65-75

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eBook $189.00
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Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-0-85729-986-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $239.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Management of Urological Cancers in Older People
Editors
  • Jean-Pierre Droz
  • Riccardo A. Audisio
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-0-85729-999-4
DOI
10.1007/978-0-85729-999-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-85729-986-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-6217-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 374
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