Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Perspective

  • Ashutosh Tewari

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxi
  2. Basic Scientific Foundation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Anthony J. Costello, Niall M. Corcoran
      Pages 3-17
    3. Greg L. Shaw, David E. Neal
      Pages 19-34
    4. Francois Lamoureux, Amina Zoubeidi, Martin E. Gleave
      Pages 43-64
    5. Christine Galustian, Oussama Elhage, Richard Smith, Prokar Dasgupta
      Pages 65-72
    6. Shi-Ming Tu, Sue-Hwa Lin
      Pages 73-79
    7. Eric C. Kauffman, Casey K. Ng, Carrie Rinker-Schaeffer
      Pages 81-106
    8. Stephen E. M. Langley, Jenny P. Nobes
      Pages 107-114
    9. Sonya Vasto, Emilio Italiano, Vitale Miceli, Giuseppe Carruba
      Pages 115-122
    10. Matthew S. Wosnitzer, Jennifer J. Ahn, Franklin C. Lowe
      Pages 123-134
    11. Sashi S. Kommu, Samuel Bishara, Stephen M. Edwards
      Pages 135-146
    12. Sashi S. Kommu, Emanuel Petricoin
      Pages 157-167
    13. William G. Nelson, Michael C. Haffner, Angelo M. De Marzo, Srinivasan Yegnasubramanian
      Pages 169-179
    14. Hideaki Miyake, Atsushi Takenaka, Masato Fujisawa
      Pages 181-187
    15. Harveer Dev, Prasanna Sooriakumaran, Ashutosh K. Tewari
      Pages 189-191
    16. Casey K. Ng, Eric C. Kauffman, Hossein Jadvar
      Pages 193-205
    17. Neil E. Martin
      Pages 207-213
    18. Daniel M. Berney, Anne Y. Warren
      Pages 215-233
    19. Maria M. Shevchuk, Brian D. Robinson
      Pages 235-262
    20. Maria M. Shevchuk, Brian D. Robinson
      Pages 263-275
    21. Himisha Beltran, Juan Miguel Mosquera, Mark A. Rubin
      Pages 277-282
  3. Epidemiology, Screening, and Chemoprevention

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 283-283
    2. Ankur M. Manvar, Raj S. Pruthi, Eric M. Wallen, Matthew E. Nielsen
      Pages 285-299
    3. James E. Ferguson III, Matthew E. Nielsen, Eric M. Wallen, Raj S. Pruthi
      Pages 301-310
    4. Nicholas J. Hegarty, Paul K. Hegarty
      Pages 311-316
    5. David R. Yates, John B. Anderson
      Pages 333-346
    6. Jack A. Schalken, Agus Rizal A. H. Hamid
      Pages 347-354
    7. Philippa J. Cheetham, Aaron E. Katz
      Pages 355-367
    8. Giuseppe Carruba
      Pages 369-381
    9. Naomi Smith, Alejandro Nolazco
      Pages 383-389
  4. Diagnosis and Staging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 409-409
    2. Rajesh Nair, John Withington, Sukanya Ghosh, Alastair Henderson
      Pages 411-421
    3. Diederick Duijvesz, Guido Jenster
      Pages 423-444
    4. Joseph R. Osborne, Kofi Deh, Alok Azad Anand, Neil H. Bander, Scott T. Tagawa
      Pages 445-457
    5. Scott T. Tagawa, Joseph R. Osborne, Shankar Vallabhajosula, Stanley J. Goldsmith, Neil H. Bander
      Pages 459-466
    6. Agnieszka Michael, Hardev Pandha
      Pages 467-471
    7. Suzanne van den Heuvel, Paul C. M. S. Verhagen, Chris H. Bangma
      Pages 473-486
    8. Matthieu Durand, Aude Fregeville, Naveen Gumpeni, Abhishek Srivastava, Prasanna Sooriakumaran, Siobhan Gruschow et al.
      Pages 487-497
    9. Pieter J. L. De Visschere, Gert O. De Meerleer, Nicolaas Lumen, Geert M. Villeirs
      Pages 499-510
    10. Paras B. Singh, Caroline M. Moore, Mark Emberton
      Pages 511-524
    11. Benjamin J. Challacombe, Giles Rottenberg
      Pages 525-536
    12. Vinayaka Moorthy Majuran, Vidhiya Vinayakamoorthy, Derek Svasti-Salee
      Pages 537-553
    13. Sashi S. Kommu, Lidong Qin, Louis Brousseau, Amrith Raj Rao, Philippe Grange, Mauro Ferrari et al.
      Pages 555-574
  5. Risk Assessment and Decision-Making Strategies for Localized Prostate Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 575-575

About this book


Prostate cancer is the commonest male cancer with over 5 million survivors in US alone. Worldwide, the problem is staggering and has attracted significant attention by media, scientists and cancer experts.

Significant research, discoveries, innovations and advances in treatment of this cancer have produced voluminous literature which is difficult to synthesize and assimilate by the medical community. Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Perspective is a comprehensive and definitive source which neatly resolves this problem. It covers relevant literature by leading experts in basic science, molecular biology, epidemiology, cancer prevention, cellular imaging, staging, treatment, targeted therapeutics and innovative technologies.

Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Perspective, is a valuable and timely resource for urologists and oncologists.


Proctology Prostate Cancer Urology

Editors and affiliations

  • Ashutosh Tewari
    • 1
  1. 1.New York Presbyterian Hospital, Brady Urologic Health CenterWeill Cornell Medical CenterNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-2863-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-2864-9
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