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Recent Results in Cancer Research

HPV Infection in Head and Neck Cancer

Editors: Golusiński, Wojciech, Leemans, C René, Dietz, Andreas (Eds.)

  • Features an interdisciplinary approach presented by leading experts in their fieldsOffers recommendations for testing, diagnosis, surgical and nonsurgical treatment as well as vaccinationDescribes predictive factors for outcome and quality of life

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This book is exceptional in presenting an interdisciplinary approach to the subject of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in the context of head and neck cancer. Leading experts in the field discuss the epidemiology and molecular biology of HPV-positive head and neck squamous cell carcinoma, HPV testing, the nonsurgical and surgical treatment of HPV-positive tumors, predictive factors for outcome and quality of life, and ongoing trials on the effectiveness of vaccination in disease prevention. It also provides recommendations for testing, diagnosis treatment and vaccination. Otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, molecular biologists and pathologists will find this book a valuable resource.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • HPV in Head and Neck Cancer—30 Years of History

    Syrjänen, Stina (et al.)

    Pages 3-25

  • Epidemiology of HPV-Positive Tumors in Europe and in the World

    Castellsagué, Xavier (et al.)

    Pages 27-35

  • Molecular Patterns and Biology of HPV-Associated HNSCC

    Brakenhoff, Ruud H. (et al.)

    Pages 37-56

  • HPV Integration in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinomas: Cause and Consequence

    Speel, Ernst Jan M.

    Pages 57-72

  • Risk Factors for Oral Infection with Human Papillomavirus

    Golusinski, Pawel

    Pages 73-85

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-43580-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-43578-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
HPV Infection in Head and Neck Cancer
Editors
  • Wojciech Golusiński
  • C René Leemans
  • Andreas Dietz
Series Title
Recent Results in Cancer Research
Series Volume
206
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-43580-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-43580-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-43578-7
Series ISSN
0080-0015
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 267
Number of Illustrations and Tables
13 b/w illustrations, 29 illustrations in colour
Topics