Ovarian Cancer: The Recognition and Initial Management
Publisher: National Collaborating Centre for Cancer 2011
Number of pages: 148
These clinical guidelines review a number of clinical questions that involve the detection, diagnosis and initial management of ovarian cancer and which focus on areas of uncertainty or where there is a wide variation in clinical practice. The clinical questions were chosen using a consultative process that involved an array of stakeholders that included patient groups, representatives from relevant professional organizations and the pharmaceutical industry.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Stanley Shostak - InTech
The book goes where the cutting edge of research theory meets the challenges of clinical practice. Its text tease apart cancer's vulnerabilities and identify opportunities for early detection, targeted therapy, and reducing remission and resistance.
by Paul J. Grippo, Hidayatullah G. Munshi - Transworld Research Network
Pancreatic adenocarcinoma is histologically characterized by a dense desmoplastic reaction surrounding malignant epithelial cells. The DR is composed of ECM proteins, fibroblasts, stellate cells, endothelial cells, immune cells, and neurons.
by Howard P. Greenwald - University of California Press
Addressed to health-care professionals and policymakers, this book makes it clear that we are not winning the war against cancer. The author looks at how class, race, sex, and available treatments can affect one's chances of survival.
by Jianyuan Chai (ed.) - InTech
Angiogenesis is an extension process of the cardiovascular network. It is usually triggered by the demand of oxygen and nutrients from the fast growing tissue and uncontrollably dividing cells, as seen during wound healing and tumor progression.