Radiation Oncology Advances

ISBN: 978-0-387-36743-9 (Print) 978-0-387-36744-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Advances in Imaging and Biologically-Based Treatment Planning

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 1-4

      Radiation Oncology Advances: An Introduction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 7-39

      Advanced Image-Guided External Beam Radiotherapy

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      Pages 40-61

      Dose Painting and Theragnostic Imaging: Towards the Prescription, Planning and Delivery of Biologically Targeted Dose Distributions in External Beam Radiation Oncology

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      Pages 62-94

      Molecular and Functional Imaging in Radiation Oncology

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 95-112

      Prognostic and Predictive Markers in Radiation Therapy: Focus on Prostate Cancer

  3. Advances in Molecular Biology and Targeted Therapies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 115-131

      Overview of Cancer Molecular Radiobiology

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      Pages 132-149

      Clinical Application of EGFR Inhibitors in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Cancer

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 150-168

      Advancement of Antiangiogenic and Vascular Disrupting Agents Combined with Radiation

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      Pages 169-185

      Overcoming Therapeutic Resistance in Malignant Gliomas: Current Practices and Future Directions

  4. Advances in Treatment Delivery and Planning

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 187-187

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      Pages 189-210

      Advances in Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy Delivery

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      Pages 211-252

      Image-Based Modeling of Normal Tissue Complication Probability for Radiation Therapy

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      Pages 253-274

      Optimization of Radiotherapy Using Biological Parameters

  5. Clinical Advances

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 277-301

      Combined Chemoradiotherapy Advances

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      Pages 302-322

      Cytoprotection for Radiation-Associated Normal Tissue Injury

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 323-336