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Advances in Breast Cancer Management, Second Edition

  • William J. Gradishar
  • William C. Wood

Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 141)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Hannah W. Hazard, Nora M. Hansen
    Pages 11-36
  3. Heather L. Mcarthur, Clifford A. Hudis
    Pages 37-53
  4. Amelia B. Zelnak, Ruth M. O'Regan
    Pages 63-78
  5. Phuong Dinh, Fatima Cardoso, Christos Sotiriou, Martine J. Piccart-Gebhart
    Pages 99-118
  6. Danielle M. Doyle, Kathy D. Miller
    Pages 119-134
  7. Jennifer G. Reeder, Victor G. Vogel
    Pages 149-164
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 165-175

About this book

Introduction

During the last five years significant progress has been made in our understanding of the biology of breast cancer. As a result of linking observations made in the laboratory to new treatment strategies, the outcome of patients with both early and late stage disease has continued to improve.

Advances in Breast Cancer Management, Second Edition will highlight many of the important advances that have transformed our understanding of the biology and therapeutics of breast cancer.

Series Editor's comments:

"Dramatic advances have been witnessed in our knowledge and treatment of breast cancer over the last decade. This text covers a multidisciplinary spectrum of topics that have great relevance for patient care. Distinguished figures in the field provide updates on key areas of interest to clinicians and investigators studying this disease."

Steven T. Rosen, M.D.

Series Editor

Keywords

BRCA adjuvant therapy biopsy breast cancer cancer cell chemotherapy clinical trial genetics hormones prevention surgery systemic therapy targeted therapy tumor

Editors and affiliations

  • William J. Gradishar
    • 1
  • William C. Wood
    • 2
  1. 1.Northwestern University School of MedicineChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Emory University School of MedicineAtlantaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-73161-2
  • Copyright Information Springer US 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-73160-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-73161-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0927-3042
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