Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
Library,Documentation and Information Science Division

“A research journal serves that narrow

borderland which separates the known from the unknown”

-P.C.Mahalanobis


Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Gastrointestinal malignancies [electronic resource] / M. Wasif Saif, guest editor.

Contributor(s): Saif, M. Wasif.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Emerging cancer therapeutics: v. 1, issue 1.Publisher: New York : Demos Medical Pub., c2010Description: 1 online resource (xii, 196 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781935281436 (electronic bk.); 1935281437 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Digestive organs -- Cancer | Gastrointestinal Neoplasms | MEDICAL -- Oncology | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- CancerGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gastrointestinal malignancies.DDC classification: 616.99/43 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Screening of colorectal cancer / M. Wasif Saif -- Assessment of KRAS and BRAF mutations in metastatic colorectal cancer : a step toward personalized medicine / Richard Kim, Brooke Phillips, and M. Wasif Saif -- Esophageal cancer -- Advances in surgical therapy for eastric cancer / Heather Yeo, Amir Shariff, and Charles Cha -- New development in combined-modality therapy / Bryan Chang -- New developments in radiation therapy planning / Bryan Chang -- Chemotherapy and targeted agents for stage IV cancer / M. Wasif Saif -- Gastric cancer / Sobha Kurian, Susan Alsamarai, and M. Wasif Saif -- Hepatocellular cancer / Yun Yen ... [et al.] -- Colorectal cancer / Robert Diasio and M. Wasif Saif -- Pancreatic cancer / M. Wasif Saif and Jonathan Knisely -- Gastrointestinal stromal tumors / Bilal Ahmed and Tanios Bekaii-Saab -- Current management of anal cancer / David Grew, Bryan Chang, and M. Wasif Saif -- Small bowel adenocarcinoma / Jia Li and M. Wasif Saif -- Novel and targeted agents for gastrointestinal tumors / Mohammed Almubarak and Michael Newton.
Summary: Gastrointestinal Malignancies Gastrointestinal (GI) cancers are common diseases worldwide. About 400,000 patients are diagnosed with esophageal cancer worldwide each year and nearly 330,000 die for this disease. Roughly 870,000 patients are newly diagnosed each year with gastric cancer and over 600,000 die from the disease each year. And 940,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed annually and 490,000 patients die from this disease.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
No physical items for this record

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Screening of colorectal cancer / M. Wasif Saif -- Assessment of KRAS and BRAF mutations in metastatic colorectal cancer : a step toward personalized medicine / Richard Kim, Brooke Phillips, and M. Wasif Saif -- Esophageal cancer -- Advances in surgical therapy for eastric cancer / Heather Yeo, Amir Shariff, and Charles Cha -- New development in combined-modality therapy / Bryan Chang -- New developments in radiation therapy planning / Bryan Chang -- Chemotherapy and targeted agents for stage IV cancer / M. Wasif Saif -- Gastric cancer / Sobha Kurian, Susan Alsamarai, and M. Wasif Saif -- Hepatocellular cancer / Yun Yen ... [et al.] -- Colorectal cancer / Robert Diasio and M. Wasif Saif -- Pancreatic cancer / M. Wasif Saif and Jonathan Knisely -- Gastrointestinal stromal tumors / Bilal Ahmed and Tanios Bekaii-Saab -- Current management of anal cancer / David Grew, Bryan Chang, and M. Wasif Saif -- Small bowel adenocarcinoma / Jia Li and M. Wasif Saif -- Novel and targeted agents for gastrointestinal tumors / Mohammed Almubarak and Michael Newton.

Description based on print version record.

Gastrointestinal Malignancies Gastrointestinal (GI) cancers are common diseases worldwide. About 400,000 patients are diagnosed with esophageal cancer worldwide each year and nearly 330,000 die for this disease. Roughly 870,000 patients are newly diagnosed each year with gastric cancer and over 600,000 die from the disease each year. And 940,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed annually and 490,000 patients die from this disease.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B T Road, Kolkata 700108, INDIA
Phone no. 91-33-2575 2100, Fax no. 91-33-2578 1412, ksatpathy@isical.ac.in


Visitor Counter