Head & Neck Cancer: Current Perspectives, Advances, and Challenges

  • James A. Radosevich

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Linda M. Kaste, Therese A. Dolecek, Athanasios I. Zavras
    Pages 37-71
  3. Maaly Bassiony
    Pages 87-129
  4. Antonia Kolokythas, Thomas Schlieve
    Pages 131-150
  5. Sara C. Gordon, Sarah G. Fitzpatrick
    Pages 151-197
  6. Sarah G. Fitzpatrick, Sara C. Gordon
    Pages 199-256
  7. Gabor Tarjan, Gabor Tarjan
    Pages 313-353
  8. William A. Paradise, Dena J. Fischer, Joel B. Epstein, James A. Radosevich
    Pages 377-400
  9. Manju Sarangapani, Ami Patel, Linda M. Kaste, Therese A. Dolecek
    Pages 459-470
  10. Allen S. Ho, Mike Yao
    Pages 471-493
  11. Joshua D. Waltonen
    Pages 509-562
  12. Maaly Bassiony, Bulent Aydogan, James A. Radosevich
    Pages 563-605

About this book


This book is a collection of Chapters that provide an up to date overview of all aspects of Head and Neck cancer. It is written by professionals, and is not only intended for other professionals, but students, patients, policy makers, etc. There are so many aspects to this group of diseases that even the most seasoned professional will learn something from having read this book. This volume covers Head and Neck cancer in such a way that it covers the ancient history of these tumors to modern diagnostic methods. It covers the various aspects of treatment and the healing of the these patients. Various aspects of molecular biology, the histology, and diagnostic methods are also discussed. Links are made between subject matter that will give readers new insight to these tumors. This volume will give a broad understanding to the various aspects related to Head and Neck cancer in general, and will provide the foundation for anyone to explore the subject matter in greater detail.


Ancient history of head and neck tumors Head & Neck Cancer Modern diagnostic methods Oncology Oral cancers Pathology Radiotherapy Screening

Editors and affiliations

  • James A. Radosevich
    • 1
  1. 1.ChicagoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-5827-8
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-5826-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-5827-8
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