Current Controversies in Cancer Care for the Surgeon

  • Katherine A. Morgan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Georgios Rossidis
    Pages 1-23
  3. Daniel Delitto, Kevin E. Behrns
    Pages 25-36
  4. Travis Spaulding, Robert C. G. Martin II
    Pages 37-50
  5. Pinckney J. Maxwell IV, E. Ramsay Camp
    Pages 51-65
  6. Julie N. Leal, Michael I. D’Angelica
    Pages 67-109
  7. John C. McAuliffe, John D. Christein
    Pages 111-120
  8. Ammar Asrar Javed, Kanza Aziz, Christopher Lee Wolfgang
    Pages 121-132
  9. Chee-Chee H. Stucky, Nancy D. Perrier
    Pages 143-157
  10. Jeremiah L. Deneve, Maria C. Russell, Keith A. Delman
    Pages 159-184
  11. Michelle L. Bryan, Shuja Ahmed, Konstantinos I. Votanopoulos, Perry Shen, Edward A. Levine, John H. Stewart IV
    Pages 185-205
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 207-213

About this book


This text provides a comprehensive update on the management of various cancers as interpreted by recognized experts in the field. In addition, each chapter will focus on current controversies and areas of advance. These advances have brought major changes to cancer care and have surfaced new dilemmas in clinical decision-making. Modern cancer management requires an understanding of the current status of a diverse array of oncologic diseases. The text is designed to assist the practicing surgeon in achieving optimal management of encountered oncologic problems. Current Controversies in Cancer Care for the Surgeon will be an invaluable resource for clinical surgeons, surgeons in training, students and researchers.



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Editors and affiliations

  • Katherine A. Morgan
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic SurgeryMedical University of South CarolinaCharlestonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-16204-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-16205-8
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