Head and Neck Oncology: Principles and Practice of by Peter H. Rhys Evans, Paul Q. Montgomery, Patrick J. Gullane

By Peter H. Rhys Evans, Paul Q. Montgomery, Patrick J. Gullane

Elevated wisdom of genetic and epidemiological elements, refinement of the instruments of analysis, larger knowing of clinico-pathological correlation, and advances in rehabilitation and reconstruction are only the various advancements that experience taken position within the examine and remedy of head and neck melanoma in past times centuries. Written through a multidisciplinary panel of specialists, ideas and perform of Head and Neck Oncology presents a wide, accomplished, and balanced overview of the present medical wisdom and administration of head and neck tumors.

Taking a multidisciplinary process, the e-book covers all points of therapy, from preliminary diagnostic systems, via staging, surgical procedure, radiation, and chemotherapy to aftercare and rehabilitation. It explores the complexities of handling this very various workforce of ailments. the next sections evaluation all of the significant sorts of melanoma: tumors of the higher airlines and digestive tract (including the mouth, nasopharynx and larynx), and the cranium base tumors, thyroid and salivary glands. The holistic method, contributions from specialists, and greater than 500 illustrations, so much in colour, make the ebook a huge source for head and neck oncologists at each point.

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