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Pocket Radiation Oncology 2e

Chad Tang

Designed for portability and quick reference, Pocket Radiation Oncology, 2nd Edition, provides the essential information needed by practitioners and trainees on a daily basis. Edited by Drs. Chad Tang and Ahsan Farooqi, and written by physicians at the MD Anderson Cancer Center, this fully updated volume provides a concise and focused review of all areas of radiation oncology in one easy-to-navigate, pocket-sized notebook.
  • Follows the bestselling, looseleaf binder Pocket Notebook format, featuring bulleted lists, tables, diagrams, and algorithms that make essential facts easy to find and retain
  • Provides solutions to everyday management decisions in radiation oncology, including management of radiation-induced symptoms, radiation physics, radiation biology, pediatrics, and radiation emergencies
  • Contains updated treatment algorithms for each disease site, new evidence tables that summarize key clinical trials and studies, and all-new sections on oligometastatic disease and heavy ion therapy
  • Covers all major stages of commonly treated diseases and includes treatment techniques for both common and rare malignancies
  • Dedicated sections on treatment planning and dose constraints, including illustrated tips on drawing radiation blocks, and which areas should be avoided during radiation therapy
  • Provides insight and clinical pearls on emerging technologies, as well as notes on areas of concern that could lead to serious complications

Book Details

  • Publisher: LWW
  • Publish Date: Sep 9th, 2024
  • Pages: 345
  • Language: English
  • Edition: - 0002
  • Dimensions: 0.00in - 0.00in - 0.00in - 0.00lb
  • EAN: 9781975218942
  • Categories: Oncology - GeneralRadiology, Radiotherapy & Nuclear Medicine