Drug Management of Prostate Cancer

  • William D. Figg
  • Cindy H. Chau
  • Eric J. Small

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Hormone Therapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Martin E. Gleave, Michael E. Cox, Yuzhuo Wang
      Pages 1-24
  3. Hormone Therapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Douglas K. Price, Ann W. Hsing
      Pages 53-59
    3. Edward P. Gelmann
      Pages 61-70
    4. Howard C. Shen, Mary-Ellen Taplin, Steven P. Balk
      Pages 71-81
    5. Nima Sharifi
      Pages 101-107
    6. Francine Zanchetta Coelho Marques, Juergen K. V. Reichardt
      Pages 109-121
  4. Chemotherapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 123-123
    2. Patricia Halterman, Nicholas J. Vogelzang, Alireza Farabishahadel, Oscar B. Goodman Jr.
      Pages 125-131
    3. Courtney K. Phillips, Daniel P. Petrylak
      Pages 133-146
    4. Ashley Brick, Junyang Niu, Jiaoti Huang, William K. Oh
      Pages 153-161
    5. Tristan M. Sissung, William D. Figg
      Pages 163-177
    6. Antonio Tito Fojo, David E. Adelberg
      Pages 179-194
  5. Angiogenesis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 195-195
    2. Cindy H. Chau, William D. Figg
      Pages 197-205
    3. Aymen A. Elfiky, William Kevin Kelly
      Pages 207-214
    4. Erin R. Gardner, Giuseppe Di Lorenzo, William D. Figg
      Pages 215-223
    5. Jeanny B. Aragon-Ching, William Dahut
      Pages 225-232
    6. Guido Bocci, Giuseppe Pasqualetti, Antonello Di Paolo, Francesco Crea, Mario Del Tacca, Romano Danesi
      Pages 233-242
  6. Bone Metastasis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. Evan T. Keller, Christopher L. Hall
      Pages 245-254
    3. Oliver Sartor, Damerla R. Venugopal
      Pages 255-266
    4. Philip J. Saylor, Matthew R. Smith
      Pages 267-275
    5. Ana R. Jensen, Russell Z. Szmulewitz, Tomasz M. Beer, Edwin M. Posadas
      Pages 287-302
  7. Immunotherapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 303-303
    2. Ravi A. Madan, James L. Gulley, Jackie Celestin, Philip M. Arlen, Jeffrey Schlom
      Pages 305-319
    3. Lalit R. Patel, Jonathan W. Simons
      Pages 329-342
    4. Andrea L. Harzstark, Lawrence Fong
      Pages 343-348
  8. Prevention

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 349-349
    2. Howard L. Parnes, Margaret G. House, Joseph A. Tangrea
      Pages 351-362
    3. June M. Chan, Erin L. Richman
      Pages 363-373
    4. Marshall Scott Lucia, James R. Lambert, Elizabeth A. Platz, Angelo M. De Marzo
      Pages 375-386
  9. Drug Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 387-387
    2. Ajjai S. Alva, Deborah A. Bradley, Maha Hussain
      Pages 389-397
    3. Yang-Min Ning, Ramzi N. Dagher, Richard Pazdur
      Pages 399-405
    4. Mitchell Gross, Edward Macrohon Nepomuceno, David B. Agus
      Pages 407-417
  10. Erratum to: Docetaxel

    1. Courtney K. Phillips, Daniel P. Petrylak
      Pages E1-E1
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 419-428

About this book


This book is a comprehensive, concise summary of the pharmacological treatments of prostate cancer. It is an authoritative and up-to-date reference on therapeutic options involving both standard of care and investigational agents. The chapters describe state of the art information on Hormone Therapy, Chemotherapy, Angiogenesis, Therapy for Bone Metastases, Immunotherapy, Prevention, and Drug Development. Drug Management of Prostate Cancer is an excellent resource for medical oncologists, trainees, researchers, and members of the pharmaceutical industry


Angiogenesis Bone Metastases Cancer Chemotherapy Drogen Drug Development Hormone Therapy Immunotherapy Management Medical Pharmacology Prevention Prostate pathophysiology physiology

Editors and affiliations

  • William D. Figg
    • 1
  • Cindy H. Chau
    • 2
  • Eric J. Small
    • 3
  1. 1.Medical Oncology BranchNIH National Cancer InstituteBethesdaUSA
  2. 2.Medical Oncology BranchNIH National Cancer InstituteBethesdaUSA
  3. 3.School of Medicine, Dept. UrologyUniversity of California, San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60327-831-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60327-829-4
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