Multidisciplinary Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

  • Jean-Nicolas Vauthey
  • Antoine Brouquet

Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 190)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Boris Blechacz, Lopa Mishra
    Pages 1-20
  3. Valérie Paradis
    Pages 21-32
  4. Ankur Parikh, Bachir Taouli
    Pages 33-55
  5. Antoine Brouquet, Andreas Andreou, Junichi Shindoh, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey
    Pages 57-67
  6. Yoji Kishi, Kiyoshi Hasegawa, Norihiro Kokudo
    Pages 69-84
  7. Yun Shin Chun, Giuseppe Zimmitti
    Pages 101-110
  8. Michael D. Kluger, Daniel Cherqui
    Pages 111-126
  9. Jan Lerut, Olivier Julliard, Olga Ciccarelli, Valerie Lannoy, Pierre Gofette
    Pages 127-144
  10. Truman Mark Earl, William C. Chapman
    Pages 145-164
  11. Sung-Gyu Lee, Deok-Bog Moon
    Pages 165-179
  12. Riccardo Lencioni, Laura Crocetti
    Pages 181-194
  13. Emmanuel A. Tsochatzis, Evangelia M. Fatourou, Christos K. Triantos, Andrew K. Burroughs
    Pages 195-206
  14. Khairuddin Memon, Robert J. Lewandowski, Ahsun Riaz, Riad Salem
    Pages 207-224
  15. Celina Ang, Eileen M. O’Reilly, Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa
    Pages 225-246
  16. Ahmed O. Kaseb, Yasmin M. Abaza, Robert E. Roses
    Pages 247-259

About this book

Introduction

It is now widely accepted that multidisciplinary collaboration and multimodality treatment approaches are important in improving the survival of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma. In this comprehensive textbook, internationally renowned experts in the field present and discuss the various strategies employed in the treatment of the disease. Up-to-date information is provided on the indications for and outcome of a range of treatment options, including surgical resection, liver transplantation, radiofrequency ablation, transarterial chemoembolization, yttrium-90 transarterial radioembolization, and systemic therapy. In addition, important background information is included on biology, pathology, staging, and imaging. This book will be particularly helpful to all professionals and trainees worldwide who have an interest in the diagnosis and treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma.

Keywords

Hepatocellular carcinoma Liver-directed therapy Pathology Staging Surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Jean-Nicolas Vauthey
    • 1
  • Antoine Brouquet
    • 2
  1. 1.M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Dept. Surgical OncologyUniversity of TexasHoustonUSA
  2. 2., Dept. of Surgical OncologyMD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-16037-0
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-16036-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-16037-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0080-0015
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