Urological Oncology

  • Vinod H. Nargund
  • Derek Raghavan
  • Howard M. Sandler

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Ray K. Iles
    Pages 1-38
  3. Prabhakar Rajan, Hing Yip Leung
    Pages 39-49
  4. Mark R. Morris, Eamonn R. Maher
    Pages 51-69
  5. Bo Hu, Michael W. Kattan
    Pages 71-84
  6. Shirish G. Prabhudesai, Audrey E. T. Jacques, Anju Sahdev
    Pages 85-134
  7. John Buscombe
    Pages 135-156
  8. Lewis Chan, Andrew J. Richards
    Pages 157-170
  9. Ali Panah, Chandran Tanabalan
    Pages 209-221
  10. Rajesh Mehta, Ravishankar Rao Baikady
    Pages 223-251
  11. Lukas Lusuardi, Günter Janetschek
    Pages 253-275
  12. Gary Frenette, Derek Raghavan
    Pages 277-297
  13. Irwin H. Lee, Howard M. Sandler
    Pages 299-310
  14. Jana Jeyakumar, David J. Feuer
    Pages 311-322
  15. Paul Symonds, Karen W. E. Lord, Alex J. Mitchell
    Pages 323-335
  16. Christopher J. Ricketts, Eamonn R. Maher
    Pages 337-344
  17. Adam Alleemudder, Amlesh Seth, Vinod H. Nargund
    Pages 345-352
  18. Abigail Lee, Sohail Ibrahim Baithun
    Pages 353-366

About this book


With a fully updated look at urological cancers and a comprehensive approach to the basic principles behind chemotherapy, radiotherapy and gene therapy, Urological Oncology, 2nd Edition addresses the advances in MRI, hormone therapy, anesthesia for minimally invasive surgery, drug trials, new therapeutic techniques as well as the new histological types of renal cancer, bringing this second edition fully up-to-date with current practices.


Through investigations and multidisciplinary management, Urological Oncology, 2nd Edition reflects the editors’ vast experience in treating all urological cancers, and the broad international contributions reflect the urological oncology practice in other developed countries including the United States. Urological Oncology, 2nd Edition will be a valuable tool for residents, specialists, nurse practitioners and other medical personnel in Urology, Radiotherapy, Oncology and Palliative Medicine involved in the treatment of urological cancers.

Editors and affiliations

  • Vinod H. Nargund
    • 1
  • Derek Raghavan
    • 2
  • Howard M. Sandler
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of UrologyHomerton University Hospital & Formerly St. Bartholomew's HospitalLondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Levine Cancer InstituteCarolinas HealthCare SystemCharlotteUSA
  3. 3.Radiation OncologyCedars Sinai Cancer CenterLos AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-85729-482-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-85729-481-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-85729-482-1
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