Cancer Metastasis - Biology and Treatment

Bone Metastases

A translational and Clinical Approach

Editors: Vassiliou, Vassilios, Chow, Edward, Kardamakis, Dimitrios (Eds.)

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  • Highly useful textbook that will be of value to all oncologists, clinicians and researchers dealing with advanced cancer and bone metastases
  • Covers all topics related to the diagnosis, epidemiology, clinical picture, treatment and therapeutic response of metastatic bone disease
  • Book is an important niche for all professionals involved in cancer management to help ensure that the implementation of the variety of available treatments is done in the most effective and efficient manner
  • Contributors are experts in the field of metastatic bone disease
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The second edition of this book serves both as an introductory and reference book focusing on the field of metastatic bone disease. Featuring contributions from experts in the field, this volume describes the molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in the formation of bone metastases, presents the newer advances made in the understanding of the clinical picture and symptoms of patients, analyses the role of bone markers in research and clinical practice and deals with all aspects of imaging modalities applied for the detection and evaluation of bone metastases. Moreover, the use of all available treatment methods, such as radiotherapy, surgery and systemic treatments for the management of patients with metastatic bone disease is discussed in detail. Overall this volume presents a thorough overview of all aspects of metastatic bone disease and provides a comprehensive and concise information resource for researchers, oncologists, orthopaedic surgeons and clinicians dealing with patients with metastatic bone disease.

Table of contents (25 chapters)

Table of contents (25 chapters)

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eBook 106,99 €
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Hardcover 207,99 €
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Softcover 136,06 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Bone Metastases
Book Subtitle
A translational and Clinical Approach
Editors
  • Vassilios Vassiliou
  • Edward Chow
  • Dimitrios Kardamakis
Series Title
Cancer Metastasis - Biology and Treatment
Series Volume
21
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-7569-5
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-7569-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-7568-8
Softcover ISBN
978-94-024-0500-2
Series ISSN
1568-2102
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
IX, 490
Number of Illustrations
34 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
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