The last volume dealing with lung cancer in this series was published in 1986, Lung Cancer; Basic and clinical aspects. The present book continues the outline of the previous volume by presenting information in critical reviews of basic and clinical concepts of lung cancer and by including chapters
1. Lung Cancer in Developed and Developing Countries.- 2. The Impact of Prophylactic Methods in the Control of Lung Cancer in the U.S A..- 3. Advances in the Diagnosis of Lung Tumors.- 4. Observer Variability Studies of the WHO Classification of Lung Cancer.- 5. Immunohistochemistry of Lung Cancer: Cell Differentiation and Growth Properties.- 6. Oncogenes and Human Lung Cancer.- 7. Autocrine Growth Factors and Lung Cancer.- 8. Cytogenetic Abnormalities in Lung Cancer.- 9. Clinical Correlation of Tumor Endocrine Markers in Lung Cancer.- 10. Can Human Small-Cell Lung Cancer Cell Lines be Applied for Optimizing Chemotherapy?.- 11. Interferons and Lung Cancer: Preclinical and Clinical Investigations.- 12. Current Staging of Lung Cancer: An Overview of Current and Newer Approaches.- 13. Prognostic Factors in Adenocarcinoma of the Lung.- 14. Surgical Adjuvant Therapy of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer.- 15. High-Dose Chemotherapy of Small-Cell Lung Cancer With and Without Bone Marrow Transplantation.- 16. CNS Therapy in Small-Cell Lung Cancer.- 17. Late Complications Associated with the Treatment of Small-Cell Lung Cancer.- 18. Psychosocial Aspects of Patients with Lung Cancer in Controlled Clinical Trials.
Series: Cancer Treatment and Research
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: December 2009
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.5
Weight (kg): 1.59