ALERT - Adverse Late Effects of Cancer Treatment

Volume 1: General Concepts and Specific Precepts

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ISBN: 978-3-540-72313-4 (Print) 978-3-540-72314-1 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

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    Pages 1-7

    Prologue: Surviving Cancer: SEER Statistics

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    Pages 9-26

    Biocontinuum of the Pathophysiology Paradigm

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    Pages 27-39

    Biophysiopathology of the Microvasculature and Microcirculation

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    Pages 41-51

    Molecular Mechanisms of Radiation Induced Injury

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    Pages 53-64

    Biodetection and Biointervention: Cytokine Pathways as a Rationale for Anti-cytokine Interventions Post-Radiation

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    Pages 65-91

    Quantitative/Objective Analyses of RT-Induced Late Normal Tissue Injury Using Functional Imaging

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    Pages 93-101

    Biograding of Normal Tissue TNM Toxicity Taxonomy: Scoring the Adverse Effects of Cancer Treatment

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    Pages 103-121

    Understanding and Predicting Radiation-Associated Normal Tissue Injury: A Global and Historical Perspective

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    Pages 123-152

    Biotoxicity of Chemotherapy

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    Pages 153-169

    BioSurveillance and Longitudinal Lifelong Guidelines

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    Pages 171-180

    BioPediatric Complexities of Growth and Development

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    Pages 181-189

    BioGenetic and Host Implications

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    Pages 191-203

    Bioengineering of Irradiated Normal Tissues by Bone Marrow Stem Cells

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    Pages 205-226

    Radiotherapy-Induced Carcinogenesis and Leukemogenesis: Mechanisms and Quantitative Modeling

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    Pages 227-239

    The Bioepidemiology of Multiple Primary Cancers

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    Pages 241-255

    Radiation-Related Second Primary Cancers: Clinical Perspectives

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    Pages 257-272

    The Psychosocial and Functional Impact of Radiation Therapy

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    Pages 273-284

    Nursing

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    Pages 285-291

    Economic Consequences of Late Effects

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    Pages 293-311

    Radiological and Nuclear Terrorism: Relevance to the Radiation Oncology and Biology Communities