Book Volume 6 2013

Exercise, Energy Balance, and Cancer


ISBN: 978-1-4614-4492-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-4493-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-5

    Exercise, Energy Balance and Cancer

  3. Chapter

    Pages 7-20

    Impact of Exercise, Reactive Oxygen and Reactive Nitrogen Species on Tumor Growth

  4. Chapter

    Pages 21-36

    Exercise Associated Regulation of Tumor Promoters, Hormones and Cytokines in Cancer Control

  5. Chapter

    Pages 37-57

    Exercise Impact on Immune Regulation of Cancer

  6. Chapter

    Pages 59-81

    Biological Pathways Impacting Cancer Survival: Exercise as a Countermeasure for the Development and Progression of Cachexia

  7. Chapter

    Pages 83-106

    Physical Activity and Primary Cancer Prevention

  8. Chapter

    Pages 107-117

    Benefits and Rationale for Exercise During Cancer Therapy

  9. Chapter

    Pages 119-142

    Exercise During Stem Cell Transplantation

  10. Chapter

    Pages 143-158

    Physical Exercise in Advanced Malignant Diseases

  11. Chapter

    Pages 159-179

    Exercise in Pediatric Cancer Patients

  12. Chapter

    Pages 181-198

    Exercise in Elderly Cancer Survivors

  13. Chapter

    Pages 199-214

    Benefits of Aerobic and Resistance Exercise for Cancer Survivors

  14. Chapter

    Pages 215-231

    Exercise Behavior, Motivation, and Maintenance Among Cancer Survivors

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 233-239