Editor: Akin E. Balci

Lung Cancer: Clinical and Surgical Specifications

eBook: US $129 Special Offer (PDF + Printed Copy): US $232
Printed Copy: US $168
Library License: US $516
ISBN: 978-1-60805-443-5 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-60805-442-8 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2013
DOI: 10.2174/97816080544281130101

Introduction

Lung cancer diagnosis worldwide has advanced considerably. Progress in diagnostic techniques and therapeutic methods has greatly improved life expectancy in lung cancer patients. Information on lung cancer diagnosis and treatment is therefore useful for all medical professionals especially those who work outside the realm of pulmonology or oncology. This book answers the needs of medical professionals seeking this information and includes both internal and surgical aspects of lung cancer as well as developments in molecular research on pulmonary oncology.

The e-book is divided into several sections which cover basic research on lung cancer epidemiology and carcinogenesis and continue through treatment modalities on non-resectable and advanced stage lung cancer cases (radiofrequency ablation, microwave ablation) and new diagnostic techniques (PET scan). The e-book also contains a section dedicated to surgical treatment options in lung cancer patients. Readers will be able to equip themselves with the necessary medical information for diagnosing lung cancer and treating patients requiring surgery.

Indexed in: Book Citation Index, Science Edition, EBSCO.

Foreword

- Pp. i
Yavuz Selim Ilhan
Download Free

Preface

- Pp. ii
Akın Eraslan Balcı
Download Free

List of Contributors

- Pp. iii-vi (4)
Akın Eraslan Balcı
Download Free

Epidemiology and Carciongenesis of Lung Cancer Part A: Factors Related with Lung Cancer Epidemiology

- Pp. 3-12 (10)
Gamze Kirkil

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Epidemiology and Carciongenesis of Lung Cancer Part B: Lung Cancer Cancerogenesis

- Pp. 13-20 (8)
Murat Kara

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Histopathologic Features of the Lung Cancer

- Pp. 21-48 (28)
Semen Onder and Ibrahim Hanifi Ozercan

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Genetics of Lung Cancer

- Pp. 49-105 (57)
Ebru Önalan Etem

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Symptoms, Clinical Findings and Paraneoplastic Syndromes in Lung Cancer

- Pp. 106-118 (13)
Tulin Cağatay and Gulfer Okumus

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Radiological Evaluation of Lung Cancer

- Pp. 119-128 (10)
Ahmet Kürşad Poyraz and Abdurrahman Yasin Erkin Oğur

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Current Scintigraphic Imaging of Lung Cancer

- Pp. 129-164 (36)
Tansel Ansal Balci

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Staging

- Pp. 165-174 (10)
Serdar Erturan and Günay Aydin

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Pulmonary Nodules Less Than One Centimeter in Size

- Pp. 175-182 (8)
Dalokay Kiliç, Alper Findikçioğlu and Ahmet Hatipoğlu

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Invasive Surgical Techniques in the Mediastinal Staging in Non- Small Cell Lung Cancer

- Pp. 183-198 (16)
Mehmet Oğuzhan Özyurtkan

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part A: Pulmonary Artery Reconstruction

- Pp. 199-212 (14)
Akın Eraslan Balcı

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part B: Methods and Results of Extended Pulmonary Resections

- Pp. 213-258 (46)
Akın Eraslan Balcı

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part C: Segmentectomy and Wedge Resection in the Surgical Treatment of NSCLC

- Pp. 259-267 (9)
Ahmet Demirkaya and Kamil Kaynak

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part D: Lobectomies

- Pp. 268-278 (11)
Kamil Kaynak and Ahmet Demirkaya

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part E: Pneumonectomy

- Pp. 279-288 (10)
Ahmet Demirkaya, Kamil Kaynak and Ezel Ersen

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part F: Surgical Treatment Modalities for Pulmonary Metastases

- Pp. 289-299 (11)
Mustafa Yüksel and Hasan Volkan Kara

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part G: Superior Sulcus Tumours

- Pp. 300-310 (11)
Mustafa Yüksel and Hasan Volkan Kara

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part H: Interventional Bronchoscopy

- Pp. 311-322 (12)
Sedat Altin

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part I: Carcinoid Tumours of the Lung

- Pp. 323-346 (24)
Altuğ Koşar, Alpay Orki, Tülay Kayacan Örki and Bülent Arman

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part J: Bronchoplasty

- Pp. 347-354 (8)
Kamil Kaynak, Ahmet Demirkaya and Burcu Kilic

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Lung Cancer Surgery Part K: Intraoperative Mediastinal Lymph Node Examination Techniques in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

- Pp. 355-364 (10)
Mehmet Ali Bedirhan

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Oncologic Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Part A: Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Options for Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma

- Pp. 365-370 (6)
Ahmet Taner Sumbul and Ozgur Ozyilkan

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Oncologic Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Part B: Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Resected Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma

- Pp. 371-376 (6)
Fatih Kose and Ozgur Ozyilkan

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Oncologic Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Part C: Radiation Therapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

- Pp. 377-411 (35)
Cem Önal

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Alternatives to Surgical Resection for Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

- Pp. 412-436 (25)
Akın Eraslan Balcı

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Immunological Approach to Lung Cancer Part A: Immunology of Lung Cancer

- Pp. 437-454 (18)
Fulya Ilhan

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Immunological Approach to Lung Cancer Part B: Immunological Therapies for Lung Cancer

- Pp. 455-465 (11)
Ayşegül Atak Yücel

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

The Oncological and Surgical Management of Small Cell Lung Cancer

- Pp. 466-489 (24)
Akif Turna

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Pain Treatment in Thorax Malignities

- Pp. 490-545 (56)
Selami Ateş Önal

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Palliative Care in Lung Cancer

- Pp. 546-562 (17)
Selçuk Dinçer and Süleyman Özyalçin

PDF Price: $30

View Abstract Purchase Chapter

Index

- Pp. 563-609 (47)
Akın Eraslan Balcı
Download Free

RELATED BOOKS

.Advances in Cancer Nanotheranostics for Experimental and Personalized Medicine.
.Current Advances in Breast Cancer Research: A Molecular Approach.
.Avastin and Malignant Gliomas .
.Cutting Edge Therapies for Cancer in the 21 Century.