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The Resource Imaging and focal therapy of early prostate cancer, Thomas J. Polascik, editor

Imaging and focal therapy of early prostate cancer, Thomas J. Polascik, editor

Label
Imaging and focal therapy of early prostate cancer
Title
Imaging and focal therapy of early prostate cancer
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Polascik, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book evaluates the trend to treat low risk, clinically localized prostate cancer in a focally ablative manner with novel gland-preserving, focal therapy methods. It examines the latest clinical applications of image-guided diagnosis and treatment
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.99/463
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.P7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Polascik, Thomas J.
Series statement
Current clinical urology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prostate
  • Prostate
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Ablation Techniques
Label
Imaging and focal therapy of early prostate cancer, Thomas J. Polascik, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; The Best Is Still to Come ; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; Contributors; Part I: Why Focal Therapy?; 1: Evolution in the Concept of Focal Therapy: The Story of Breast Cancer and Prostate Cancer; Introduction; Breast Cancer; Introduction and Background; Diagnostic and Imaging; Surgical Treatment for Breast Cancer; Palpable Lesions; Non-palpable Lesions; Sentinel Lymph Node and Axillar Dissection; Conclusion; Prostate Cancer; Introduction and Background; Diagnostic and Imaging; Focal Therapy Treatment and Its Evolution; Options of Focal Therapy; Cryotherapy
  • High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Photodynamic Therapy; Laser Interstitial Thermotherapy; Irreversible Electroporation; Conclusion; References; 2: Targeted Therapy for Localized Kidney Cancer; Introduction; The Small Renal Mass Dilemma; Renal Biopsy; Role, Indications, and Contraindications of Ablative Therapy; Surgical Approach; Patient Preparation; Principles of Ablation; Cryoablation; Radiofrequency Ablation; Cryoablation Techniques; Laparoscopic Cryoablation; Percutaneous Cryoablation; Oncological Outcomes and Follow-up; Efficacy of Cryoablation
  • Salvage Cryoablation in the Setting of Recurrence Following Primary Cryoablation Efficacy of Radiofrequency Ablation; Conclusion; References; 3: Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer: A Guide for Patients; Introduction; Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer; Traditional Radical Therapies; Active Surveillance; Focal Therapy; Determining if Focal Therapy Is Suitable for You; Why Consider Focal Therapy?; Cancer Treatment Needs; Biopsy of the Prostate; Imaging; Personal Needs; Mindset and Personality; Summary: Signs that Focal Therapy May Be a Good Fit for You
  • Types of Ablative Technology Available for Focal Therapy What to Expect During the Treatment Process; What to Expect Immediately After Treatment; Long-Term Functional and Oncological Outcomes after Focal Therapy; Functional Outcomes; Cancer Treatment Outcomes and Posttreatment Surveillance; Conclusion; Part II: Global Perspective of Active Surveillance and Focal Therapy; 4: Low-Risk Prostate Cancer in North America: Rationale, Uptake, and Limitations of Active Surveillance and Opportunities for Focal Therapy; Introduction
  • The Rationale for Active Surveillance of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer North American Uptake of Active Surveillance; The Limitations of Active Surveillance; Boundary Between Active Surveillance and Focal Therapy; Conclusion; References; 5: Focal Therapy and Active Surveillance in Europe; Introduction; Active Surveillance in Europe; Criteria for Active Surveillance Inclusion; Repeat Prostate Biopsy Under Active Surveillance; The Role of Prostate-Specific Antigen and Serum Biomarkers; Urinary and Tissue Markers
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319499109
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn973882432
Label
Imaging and focal therapy of early prostate cancer, Thomas J. Polascik, editor
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword; The Best Is Still to Come ; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; Contributors; Part I: Why Focal Therapy?; 1: Evolution in the Concept of Focal Therapy: The Story of Breast Cancer and Prostate Cancer; Introduction; Breast Cancer; Introduction and Background; Diagnostic and Imaging; Surgical Treatment for Breast Cancer; Palpable Lesions; Non-palpable Lesions; Sentinel Lymph Node and Axillar Dissection; Conclusion; Prostate Cancer; Introduction and Background; Diagnostic and Imaging; Focal Therapy Treatment and Its Evolution; Options of Focal Therapy; Cryotherapy
  • High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Photodynamic Therapy; Laser Interstitial Thermotherapy; Irreversible Electroporation; Conclusion; References; 2: Targeted Therapy for Localized Kidney Cancer; Introduction; The Small Renal Mass Dilemma; Renal Biopsy; Role, Indications, and Contraindications of Ablative Therapy; Surgical Approach; Patient Preparation; Principles of Ablation; Cryoablation; Radiofrequency Ablation; Cryoablation Techniques; Laparoscopic Cryoablation; Percutaneous Cryoablation; Oncological Outcomes and Follow-up; Efficacy of Cryoablation
  • Salvage Cryoablation in the Setting of Recurrence Following Primary Cryoablation Efficacy of Radiofrequency Ablation; Conclusion; References; 3: Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer: A Guide for Patients; Introduction; Treatment Options for Prostate Cancer; Traditional Radical Therapies; Active Surveillance; Focal Therapy; Determining if Focal Therapy Is Suitable for You; Why Consider Focal Therapy?; Cancer Treatment Needs; Biopsy of the Prostate; Imaging; Personal Needs; Mindset and Personality; Summary: Signs that Focal Therapy May Be a Good Fit for You
  • Types of Ablative Technology Available for Focal Therapy What to Expect During the Treatment Process; What to Expect Immediately After Treatment; Long-Term Functional and Oncological Outcomes after Focal Therapy; Functional Outcomes; Cancer Treatment Outcomes and Posttreatment Surveillance; Conclusion; Part II: Global Perspective of Active Surveillance and Focal Therapy; 4: Low-Risk Prostate Cancer in North America: Rationale, Uptake, and Limitations of Active Surveillance and Opportunities for Focal Therapy; Introduction
  • The Rationale for Active Surveillance of Low-Risk Prostate Cancer North American Uptake of Active Surveillance; The Limitations of Active Surveillance; Boundary Between Active Surveillance and Focal Therapy; Conclusion; References; 5: Focal Therapy and Active Surveillance in Europe; Introduction; Active Surveillance in Europe; Criteria for Active Surveillance Inclusion; Repeat Prostate Biopsy Under Active Surveillance; The Role of Prostate-Specific Antigen and Serum Biomarkers; Urinary and Tissue Markers
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319499109
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn973882432

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