2012

Robotic Radiosurgery. Treating Prostate Cancer and Related Genitourinary Applications

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ISBN: 978-3-642-11494-6 (Print) 978-3-642-11495-3 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Introduction to Radiosurgery as a Multidisciplinary Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-7

      Radiosurgery, a Treatment Principle: From Brain to Body

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      Pages 9-14

      Radiosurgery as a Multidisciplinary Practice

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      Pages 15-25

      Building a Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer

  3. Historical and Current Prostate Cancer Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Pages 29-40

      Prostate Anatomy and Prostate Cancer Screening, Diagnosis, Staging, and Prevention

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      Pages 41-47

      Prostate Surgery and the Evolution to Minimally Invasive Therapies

  4. Prostate Motion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Pages 51-65

      Prostate Motion: Implications and Management Strategies

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      Pages 67-75

      The Evolution of Conventionally Fractionated ­External-Beam Radiotherapy: Contemporary Techniques (3D-CRT/IMRT/IGRT)

  5. Hypofractionated Radiation Delivery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Pages 79-101

      Radiobiology of Prostate Cancer

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      Pages 103-118

      Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy in Prostate Cancer: Rationale, History, and Outcomes

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      Pages 119-132

      High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy for the Treatment of Low-, Intermediate-, and High-Risk Prostate Cancer

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      Pages 133-140

      Stereotactic Treatment for Prostate Cancer: An Overview

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      Pages 141-148

      Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer: Updated Results from a Prospective Trial

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      Pages 149-154

      Prostate Radiosurgery with Homogeneous Dose Distribution: A Summary of Outcomes So Far

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      Pages 155-163

      Virtual HDR ® CyberKnife Treatment for Localized Prostatic Carcinoma: Principles and Clinical Update

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      Pages 165-175

      Patient Selection for Robotic Radiosurgery for Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer: Come One, Come All

  6. Emerging Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Pages 179-184

      Radiosurgery for Renal Tumors

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      Pages 185-200

      Adaptive Partial-Boost Stereotactic Radiation Therapy for Muscle-Invasive Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder

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      Pages 201-218

      Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Gynecologic Malignancies

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 219-235

      Advances in Prostate Imaging: Implications for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 237-245