2013

Pathobiology of Cancer Regimen-Related Toxicities

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5437-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-5438-0 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. General concepts affecting regimen-related toxicities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      Epidemiology and Outcomes of Regimen-Related Toxicities

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      Pages 19-33

      The Biological Basis for Differences in Normal Tissue Response to Radiation Therapy and Strategies to Establish Predictive Assays for Individual Complication Risk

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      Pages 35-61

      The Ionizing Radiation-Induced Bystander Effect: Evidence, Mechanism, and Significance

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      Pages 63-73

      The Role of Genes on the Metabolism of Chemotherapeutic Agents and Their Impact on Toxicity

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      Pages 75-95

      Animal Models of Regimen-Related Toxicities

  3. The Pathobiology of Specific Toxicities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

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      Pages 99-119

      Nausea and Vomiting

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      Pages 121-146

      Mucositis

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      Pages 147-166

      Dermatitis and Alopecia

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      Pages 167-186

      Fibrosis

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      Pages 187-205

      Myelosuppression

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      Pages 207-215

      Neuropathy

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      Pages 217-232

      Mechanisms of Cancer Related Fatigue

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      Pages 233-248

      Xerostomia

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      Pages 249-282

      Osteonecrosis

  4. Conclusions and therapeutic opportunities

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 283-283

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      Pages 285-286

      Conclusion

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 287-292