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Radiotherapy in Practice - Imaging [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780199231324Series: Radiotherapy in Practice,4Publication details: Oxford : OUP Oxford, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9780191575235
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Radiotherapy in Practice - ImagingDDC classification:
  • 616.994064
LOC classification:
  • RC78
  • RM845
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Contents:
Contents; Contributors; 1 Introduction; 2 Principles of imaging; 3 Breast; 4 Lung and thorax; 5 Lymphoma; 6 Oesophageal tumours; 7 Gastric tumours; 8 Hepatic and biliary tumours; 9 Pancreatic tumours; 10 Gastrointestinal stromal tumours; 11 Rectal cancer; 12 Anal cancer; 13 Urological cancers; 14 Gynaecological cancers; 15 Head and neck cancers; 16 Central nervous system; 17 Connective tissue (soft tissue sarcoma); 18 Endocrine tumours; 19 Skeletal tumours; 20 Paediatrics; 21 Imaging for common complications; 22 Radiation protection issues when imaging patients for radiotherapy; Index; A; B
CD; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X;
Summary: Imaging is a critical component in the delivery of radiotherapy to patients with malignancy, and this book teaches the principles and practice of imaging specific to radiotherapy. Introductory chapters outline the basic principles of the available imaging modalities including x-rays, ultrasound, CT, MR, nuclear medicine, and PET. Site specific chapters then cover the main tumour sites, reviewing optimal imaging techniques for diagnosis, staging, radiotherapy planning, and follow-upfor each site. Chapters are co-authored by oncologists and radiologists specialising in a specific area to provide
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Contents; Contributors; 1 Introduction; 2 Principles of imaging; 3 Breast; 4 Lung and thorax; 5 Lymphoma; 6 Oesophageal tumours; 7 Gastric tumours; 8 Hepatic and biliary tumours; 9 Pancreatic tumours; 10 Gastrointestinal stromal tumours; 11 Rectal cancer; 12 Anal cancer; 13 Urological cancers; 14 Gynaecological cancers; 15 Head and neck cancers; 16 Central nervous system; 17 Connective tissue (soft tissue sarcoma); 18 Endocrine tumours; 19 Skeletal tumours; 20 Paediatrics; 21 Imaging for common complications; 22 Radiation protection issues when imaging patients for radiotherapy; Index; A; B

CD; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X;

Imaging is a critical component in the delivery of radiotherapy to patients with malignancy, and this book teaches the principles and practice of imaging specific to radiotherapy. Introductory chapters outline the basic principles of the available imaging modalities including x-rays, ultrasound, CT, MR, nuclear medicine, and PET. Site specific chapters then cover the main tumour sites, reviewing optimal imaging techniques for diagnosis, staging, radiotherapy planning, and follow-upfor each site. Chapters are co-authored by oncologists and radiologists specialising in a specific area to provide