Multidisciplinary Management of Liver Metastases in Colorectal Cancer

Early Diagnosis and Treatment

  • Xinyu Qin
  • Jianmin Xu
  • Yunshi Zhong

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Antoine Brouquet, Bernard Nordlinger
    Pages 17-23
  3. Jia Fan, Qiang Gao
    Pages 39-57
  4. Haibo Tan, Yihui Guan
    Pages 121-126
  5. Zhen Fan, Conor Delaney
    Pages 149-168
  6. Antoine Brouquet, Stéphane Benoist, Bernard Nordlinger
    Pages 169-175
  7. Thomas Satyadas, Zahra Shafaee, Brice Gayet
    Pages 193-197
  8. René Adam, Emir Hoti, Francois Faitot
    Pages 199-211
  9. Benoist Chibaudel, Christophe Tournigand, Annette Larsen, Aimery de Gramont
    Pages 213-223

About this book

Introduction

This book focuses on early diagnosis and multidisciplinary treatment, which is the key to preventing the occurrence of the liver metastases in colorectal cancer, and to increasing the resection rate of the liver metastasis foci and the 5-year survival after surgery.

This book is divided into five parts: the introduction, basics, diagnosis, treatment and prevention. It has 20 chapters in total, covering the latest advances in colorectal cancer liver metastases epidemiology, pathogenesis, molecular diagnostics, marker screening, imaging technology, surgery, chemotherapy and prevention, etc. It provides professionals with up-to-date and comprehensive information on colorectal liver metastases. This book is relevant for senior surgeons and physicians working in oncology, general surgery, chemotherapy, digestive medicine, liver medicine and hepatic surgery.

Editors Xinyu Qin and Jianmin Xu are Professors at the Department of General Surgery, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China. Editor Yunshi Zhong is an Associate Professor at the same department.

Keywords

chemotherapy colorectal cancer laparoscopy liver metastasis multidisciplinary treatment

Editors and affiliations

  • Xinyu Qin
    • 1
  • Jianmin Xu
    • 2
  • Yunshi Zhong
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of General SurgeryZhongshan Hospital, Fudan UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Department of General SurgeryZhongshan Hospital, Fudan UniversityShanghaiChina
  3. 3.Department of General SurgeryZhongshan HospitalShanghaiChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-7755-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht and People's Medical Publishing House 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-94-017-7753-7
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-7755-1
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