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Author International IORT Symposium (6th : 1996 : San Francisco)

Title Intraoperative radiation therapy in the treatment of cancer : 6th International IORT Symposium and 31st San Francisco Cancer Symposium, September 22-25, 1996 / volume editor, Jerome M. Vaeth
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, [1997]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 279 pages) : illustrations
Series Frontiers of radiation therapy and oncology ; vol. 31
Frontiers of radiation therapy and oncology ; vol. 31
Contents ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Foreword""; ""Historical Background""; ""Present and Future of Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IORT)""; ""Quality of Life and Cancer IORT Treatment""; ""Intraoperative Radiation Therapy Terminology""; ""Combining Intraoperative and Conventional External Radiotherapy Doses: A Biology-Based Approach1,2""; ""Implications of Vasomotor Reactions for a Combined Oncotherapy Including IORT""; ""Experimental Study of Vascular Sequelae of Combined Upper Abdominal Intraoperative and External-Beam Radiation Therapy""
""Adjuvant Electron-Beam IORT in High-Risk Head and Neck Cancer Patients""""IORT Using Electron Beam or HDR Brachytherapy for Previously Unirradiated Head and Neck Cancers""; ""IORT for Locally Advanced Oropharyngeal Carcinomas with Major Extension to the Base of the Tongue: 5-Year Results of a Prospective Study""; ""IORT in the Management of Locally Advanced or Recurrent Head and Neck Cancer""; ""IORT for Early Breast Cancer: A Report on Long-Term Results""; ""IORT in Breast Carcinomas""; ""IORT for Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: Preliminary Report of 33 Cases""
""Field Shaping in IORT""""Early IORT Experience in a Public University Hospital in Spain: Hospital General Universitario GregorioMaran˜�on (Madrid)""; ""IORT in P.A. Ghertsen Oncological Institute: Reality and Perspectives""; ""IORT in a Lithuanian Oncology Center""; ""Malignant Brain Tumors Treated with IORT""; ""Clinical Study of Glioma Treated with HDR Ir-""; ""Interstitial Brachytherapy and Surgical Resection1""; ""IORT forMalignant Brain Tumors""; ""A New Method for Treatment Planning and Quality Control in IORT of Brain Tumors""; ""IORT in Floor of the Mouth Cancer""
""Late Effects of Integrated Therapies, Including IORT, on Lumbosacral Plexus and Anorectal Physiology in Patients Treated for Rectal Cancer""""Tissue Changes in Normal Canine Liver following Intraoperative Brachytherapy""; ""Reactions of the GastricWall following IORT""; ""ERT to the Upper Abdomen in Rabbits""; ""3-D Dose Reconstruction in IORT""; ""IORT Novac7: A New Linear Accelerator for Electron Beam Therapy""; ""Preliminary Studies for Clinical Applications of Novac7, A RoboticMobile Intraoperative Electron Beam Therapy Unit""; ""TheMobetron: A New Concept for IORT""
""Resection and IORT Followed by Three-Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy with or without Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Malignant Mesothelioma""""IORT for Extremity Sarcomas""; ""IORT in the Management of Extremity and Limb Girdle Soft Tissue Sarcomas1""; ""Intraoperative High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy after Preoperative Radiochemotherapy in the Treatment of Ewing�s Sarcoma""; ""Early Results of IORT in the Treatment of Gastric Cancer1""; ""IORT in Gastric Carcinoma: The Lyon Experience""; ""IORT Combined with Resection for Stage IV Gallbladder Carcinoma1""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Neoplasms -- radiotherapy.
Combined Modality Therapy.
Intraoperative Period.
Neoplasms -- surgery.
Cancer -- Intraoperative radiotherapy -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Vaeth, Jerome M., 1925-
San Francisco Cancer Symposium (31st : 1996)
ISBN 3318002356
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)