Bladder Cancer

Diagnosis, Therapeutics, and Management

  • Cheryl T. Lee
  • David P. Wood

Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Improving Bladder Cancer Staging

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. J. Stephen Jones
      Pages 5-18
    3. Philippe E. Spiess, H. Barton Grossman
      Pages 19-24
    4. David Berger, Jeffrey M. Holzbeierlein
      Pages 26-33
    5. Jon M. Willatt, Richard H. Cohan
      Pages 35-39
    6. Saroja Adusumilli, Hero Hussain
      Pages 41-47
    7. Andrew A. Stec, Michael S. Cookson, Sam S. Chang
      Pages 55-65
    8. Stephen Boorjian, Douglas S. Scherr
      Pages 79-88
  3. Optimizing Treatment of Localized Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Ralph Madeb, Edward Messing
      Pages 93-103
    3. Tara Allen, Graham F. Greene
      Pages 105-113
    4. Ganesh V. Raj, Guido Dalbagni
      Pages 115-125
    5. James M. McKiernan, Phillip M. Pierorazio
      Pages 127-131
    6. Michael E. Woods, Marcus L. Quek
      Pages 134-145
    7. Alon Z. Weizer, Timothy Schuster
      Pages 147-158
    8. Lambda Msezane and, Gary D. Steinberg, Gary D. Steinberg
      Pages 159-168
    9. Edward M. Schaeffer, Matthew E. Nielsen, Mark L. Gonzalgo, Mark P. Schoenberg
      Pages 169-175

About this book

Introduction

In Bladder Cancer: Moving the Field Forward, Cheryl Lee, David Wood, and a panel of leading authorities and researchers provide a comprehensive review of the related literature, while providing insights into the obstacles of improved survival and discuss methods to advance the field of Bladder Cancer care. Their work aims to spur innovative thoughts and approaches to common problems in the management of early stage and advanced disease. The book discusses at length the state of bladder cancer staging and the optimal treatment for localized disease. Additional sections review the applications of existing systemic therapies and look at the infrastructure needed to support translational research efforts. Groundbreaking and authoritative, Bladder Cancer: Moving the Field Forward, is the definitive text on the current state of bladder cancer care and a must have for all urologists and medical oncologists who wish to provide their patients with the most comprehensive care.

Keywords

BCG Refractory Disease Bladder Cancer Bladder Cancer Staging Carcinom Cystectomy Nerve Sparing Cystectomy PET Imaging Staging TURBT

Editors and affiliations

  • Cheryl T. Lee
    • 1
  • David P. Wood
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. UrologyUniversity of Michigan Health SystemAnn ArborU.S.A.
  2. 2.Dept. UrologyUniversity of Michigan Health SystemAnn ArborU.S.A.

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59745-417-9
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2010
  • Publisher Name Humana Press
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-58829-988-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-59745-417-9
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