Principles and Practice of Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Editors: Chin, Lawrence S., Regine, William F. (Eds.)

  • The only contemporary, comprehensive reference on the topic
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Principles and Practice of Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Second Edition serves as the definitive reference textbook for SRS practitioners. It provides a theoretical basis for the use of therapeutic radiation including imaging techniques and radiobiology. The bulk of the textbook contains chapters that are comprehensive in scope on all diseases that are treated by SRS. Lastly, it addresses administrative and technical aspects of running an SRS unit. Each chapter provides an expansive treatment of the subject, with emphasis placed on the technical aspects of SRS so that practitioners in this field can use it as a daily reference.

Written by noted experts in the field, Principles and Practice of Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Second Edition is the only reference needed for neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists and medical physicists at all levels of training and practice who are interested in SRS.

About the authors

Lawrence S. Chin, MD, FACS
Robert B. and Molly G. King Endowed Professor and Chair, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Department of Neurosurgery, Syracuse, NY, USA.

William F. Regine, MD
Isadore and Fannie Schneider Foxman Chair and Professor of Radiation Oncology, Interim Chair, Diagnostic Radiology & Nuclear Medicine, University of Maryland, Department of Radiation Oncology, Baltimore, MD, USA.

Table of contents (67 chapters)

  • The History of Stereotactic Radiosurgery

    Kushnirsky, Marina (et al.)

    Pages 3-10

  • Imaging Techniques in Stereotactic Radiosurgery

    Zhou, Jessica (et al.)

    Pages 11-23

  • Techniques of Stereotactic Localization

    Tse, Victor C. K. (et al.)

    Pages 25-32

  • The Physics of Stereotactic Radiosurgery

    Kim, Siyong (et al.)

    Pages 35-56

  • Radiobiological Principles Underlying Stereotactic Radiation Therapy

    Brenner, David J. (et al.)

    Pages 57-71

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eBook $229.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Principles and Practice of Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Editors
  • Lawrence S. Chin
  • William F. Regine
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-8363-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-8363-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-8362-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-3850-6
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XVII, 842
Number of Illustrations and Tables
210 b/w illustrations, 141 illustrations in colour
Topics