The MASCC Textbook of Cancer Supportive Care and Survivorship

  • Ian Olver

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. General

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Mellar P. Davis
      Pages 17-35
    3. Karin Olson, Leorey N. Saligan, Barbara F. Piper
      Pages 37-52
    4. Ann M. Berger, Ellyn E. Matthews, Mark S. Aloia
      Pages 53-65
    5. Gregory B. Crawford, Katherine A. Hauser, Wendy I. Jansen
      Pages 67-81
    6. M. D. van de Wetering, W. J. E. Tissing
      Pages 89-107
    7. Claudia Rutherford, Rebecca Mercieca-Bebber, Madeleine King
      Pages 109-125
    8. Pricivel Carrera, S. Yousuf Zafar
      Pages 127-143
  4. Cardiovascular

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Nikki Burdett, Nazim Abbas, Bogda Koczwara
      Pages 181-197
  5. Respiratory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199
    2. Aaron T. Ciner, Richard J. Gralla, Kostas N. Syrigos, Sam H. Ahmedzai
      Pages 201-215
    3. David Currow, Magnus Ekström
      Pages 217-229
  6. Endocrine and Metabolic

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 231-231
  7. Reproductive

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
    2. N. A. Roussel, G. J. Veldink, Charalampos Mamoulakis, Andreas Meißner
      Pages 249-258
    3. Hele Everaus
      Pages 259-275
    4. Debra Barton
      Pages 277-299
  8. Hematological

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 301-301
    2. Wolfgang Korte
      Pages 303-318
    3. Matti Aapro
      Pages 319-322
    4. Patricia O’Brien
      Pages 323-335
    5. Jean Klastersky, Bernardo L. Rapoport, Matti Aapro, Ronald Feld
      Pages 337-348
  9. Gastrointestinal

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 349-349
    2. Vickie E. Baracos, Neil MacDonald
      Pages 351-361
    3. A. Vissink, F. K. L. Spijkervet, Michael T. Brennan
      Pages 363-378
    4. Pablo Munoz-Schuffenegger, Ryan W. K. Chu, Rebecca K. S. Wong
      Pages 379-389
    5. Karin Jordan, Ian Olver, Matti Aapro
      Pages 391-408
    6. Rajesh V. Lalla, Joanne M. Bowen
      Pages 409-420
    7. Lowell B. Anthony, Aman Chauhan
      Pages 421-436
    8. Rohit Joshi, Hooi Wen Hong
      Pages 437-443
    9. Ahmet Taner Sümbül, Özgür Özyılkan
      Pages 445-465
  10. Urogenital

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 467-467
    2. Ehtesham Abdi, Alistair Campbell
      Pages 469-503
    3. Signe Ladegaard Harder, Jørn Herrstedt
      Pages 505-526
  11. Neurologic and Muscular

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 527-527
    2. Elizabeth Cathcart-Rake, Roxana Dronca, Charles L. Loprinzi
      Pages 529-542
    3. Elizabeth Cathcart-Rake, Roxana Dronca, Charles L. Loprinzi
      Pages 543-561
    4. Colin J. Prensky, Ashley R. Brissette, Kimberley C. Sippel, April Teitelbaum
      Pages 563-583
  12. Skin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 585-585
    2. Ian Olver
      Pages 587-596
    3. Azael Freites-Martinez, Mario E. Lacouture
      Pages 597-620
    4. Frances M. Boyle, Joanne Shaw, Annie Young, Corina van den Hurk, Hope S. Rugo, Gerald B. Fogarty et al.
      Pages 621-631

About this book


This book is intended for medical students, residents, and fellows, as well as medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, general practitioners, nurses and allied health workers. Complete with case vignettes, key points, and sidebar summaries to further assist readers using practical tips and tricks, this textbook provides current, updated information on the management and prevention of cancer-related side effects, referring to up-to-date sources that are useful for conducting further research. It also introduces new topics, such as financial toxicity and complementary medicine, as well as covering the new side effects of targeted therapies not covered in the last edition. Additionally, MASCC Textbook of Cancer Supportive Care and Survivorship, 2nd edition assembles international, multidisciplinary experts who focus on a comprehensive range of symptoms and side effects associated with cancer and its treatment. 


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Editors and affiliations

  • Ian Olver
    • 1
  1. 1.University of South AustraliaAdelaideAustralia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-90989-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-90990-5
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