Cancer Management in Man

Biological Response Modifiers, Chemotherapy, Antibiotics, Hyperthermia, Supporting Measures

  • Paul V. Woolley

Part of the Cancer Growth and Progression book series (CAGP, volume 10)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Robert K. Oldham
    Pages 1-8
  3. Robert M. Friedman, Robert K. Oldham
    Pages 9-20
  4. C. Humberto Carrasco, Sidney Wallace, Chusilp Charnsangavej, W. Bechtel
    Pages 21-34
  5. M. G. Nair
    Pages 35-53
  6. Wolfgang Sadée, Binh Nguyen
    Pages 54-62
  7. D. E. V. Wilman, P. B. Farmer
    Pages 63-84
  8. Charles L. Litterst, Eddie Reed
    Pages 85-97
  9. Garth Powis
    Pages 98-112
  10. Garth Powis
    Pages 113-124
  11. N. R. Bachur
    Pages 125-130
  12. David L. Anton, Paul A. Friedman
    Pages 131-133
  13. Garrett R. Lynch, Montague Lane
    Pages 134-146
  14. M. C. Castle
    Pages 147-151
  15. David G. I. Kingston
    Pages 152-158
  16. Mark W. Dewhirst
    Pages 159-164
  17. Dahlia V. Kirkpatrick, Lilian Delmonte
    Pages 165-179
  18. Julia Halberg, Germaine Cornélissen, Franz Halberg, Francine Halberg, Erna Halberg
    Pages 189-195
  19. R. M. Frank
    Pages 207-215
  20. H. E. Kaiser, D. B. Brock, D. J. Foley, H. Maier-Gerber, T. A. Hodgson
    Pages 216-226
  21. Back Matter
    Pages 227-248

About this book


This volume, the last in this series on cancer growth and Moreover, the current status of plant-derived vinca alka­ progression, is a companion volume to Volume IX and loids and non-alkaloid natural products is summarized. further explores established and novel approaches for the Advances in hyperthermia and additional approaches for therapy of patients with malignant neoplasms. The stra­ the therapy of malignancies are also presented. tegies reflected in these volumes are direct extrapolations The volume continues with chapters on bone marrow from the basic science of cancer biology, growth and pro­ transplantation as well as hematologic and nutritional sup­ gression described in earlier volumes of this series. Some port for the cancer patient. Blood pressure in the cancer approaches are directed towards the eradication or modifi­ patient, therapy for nausea and vomiting as well as pain are cation of the properties of heterogeneous malignant tumor discussed. The last chapter is devoted to the problems of the cells at various stages of tumor progression, while other terminally ill, including evaluations of the burden relatives approaches are directed towards modification of the host and friends of the cancer patient have to bear. antitumor defense systems, e. g. , enhancement of host anti­ It is clear that important advances in the basic science of tumor immune reactivity.


Tumor antibiotics biology bone marrow cancer cancer treatment hyperthermia interferon pain transplantation

Editors and affiliations

  • Paul V. Woolley
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Oncology, Vincent T. Lombardi Cancer Research CenterGeorgetown University School of MedicineUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6983-0
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-1095-9
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