Book 2010

Optical Imaging of Cancer

Clinical Applications


ISBN: 978-0-387-93873-8 (Print) 978-0-387-93874-5 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Part I: Optical Imaging Principles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-24

      Optical Imaging of Cancer: Enhancing Detection and Resection

    3. Chapter

      Pages 25-48

      Endoscopic Techniques for Optical Imaging

    4. Chapter

      Pages 49-58

      Design and Use of the Surgical Microscope in Fluorescence-Guided Surgery

    5. Chapter

      Pages 59-77

      Fluorophores for Optical Imaging

  3. Part II: Cancer Targeting Strategies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

    2. Chapter

      Pages 81-100

      Overview of Cancer Detection and Monitoring Strategies

    3. Chapter

      Pages 101-118

      The Application of Tissue Autofluorescence in Detection and Management of Oral Cancer and Premalignant Lesions

    4. Chapter

      Pages 119-138

      Proteinase Optical Imaging Tools for Cancer Detection and Response to Therapy

    5. Chapter

      Pages 139-160

      Illustrating Molecular Events with Light: A Perspective on Optical Reporter Genes

  4. Part III: Preclinical and Clinical Investigations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

    2. Chapter

      Pages 163-184

      Optical Imaging of Primary Tumors

    3. Chapter

      Pages 185-207

      Nodal Staging of Cancer Using Diagnostic Optical Imaging Techniques

    4. Chapter

      Pages 209-250

      Optical Coherence Tomography for Cancer Detection

    5. Chapter

      Pages 251-264

      Optical Imaging of Cancer: Neuro-oncologic Applications

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 265-272