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Title Multimodal concepts for integration of cytotoxic drugs / J.M. Brown, M.P. Mehta, C. Nieder (eds.) ; with contributions by G-One Ahn [and others] ; series editor's foreword by L.W. Brady, H.-P. Heilmann, M. Molls
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2006]
©2006
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Description 1 online resource (x, 348 pages) : illustrations
Series Medical radiology. Radiation oncology, 0942-5373
Medical radiology (Series)
Contents Biological Basis of Combined Radio- and Chemotherapy; Combinations of Antimetabolites and Ionizing Radiation; Combinations of Taxanes and Ionizing Radiation; Combinations of Topoisomerase Inhibitors and Ionizing Radiation; Combinations of Hypoxia-Targeting Compounds and Radiation-Activated Prodrugs with Ionizing Radiation; Combinations of Platinum Compounds and Ionizing Radiation; Combinations of Cytotoxic Drugs, Ionizing Radiation, and Angiogenesis Inhibitors; Combinations of Cytotoxic Drugs, Ionizing Radiation and EGFR Inhibitors; Combinations of Cytotoxic Drugs, Ionizing Radiation, and Mammalian Target of Rapamycin (mTOR) InhibitorsCombinations of Ionizing Radiation and Other Sensitizing Agents; Radiotherapy and Tumor-Targeted Drug Delivery; Applications in Malignant Brain Tumors; Applications in Head and Neck Cancer; Applications in Esophageal and Gastric Cancer; Novel Chemoradiation in Localized Pancreatic Cancer: Clinical Studies; Applications in Lung Cancer; Integration of Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer; Applications in Rectal and Anal Cancer; Concomitant Radiation and Chemotherapy in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer; Applications to Gynecological Cancers; Early and Late Treatment-Induced Toxicity; Feasibility of Combined Chemo- and Radiation Treatment in Elderly/Comorbid Patients
Summary Volume 2 is a companion to Volume 1. It is a comprehensive description of satellite remote sensing applications to all aspects of polar glaciology, including not only ice sheets but also icebergs and interactions between ice sheets and the atmosphere and the ocean. It also includes a chapter on the important new field of satellite synthetic-aperture rader interfermetry. There should be something of interest to most polar researchers and those interested in climate research. As in Volume 1, Volume 2 includes a review of the current state of each discipline, including current questions and issues and related suggestions for research applications of satellite remote sensing. There are many satellite remote sensing texts available, but very few are specifically tailored to, or even contain significant information on the Earth's polar regions. The text is sufficiently comprehensive to summarize fundamental principles of detectors, imaging and geophysical product retrieval, in three dedicated chapters. In effect, the text serves as much as possible as a "one stop shop" for polar remote sensing information.; As with Volume 1, the book is extensively referenced, and in an up-to-date fashion. In addition to purely scientific applications, the book also discusses practical and operational issues, such as how polar satellite data can be obtained and how they can be used in expedition planning and logistics. This book is up to date, covering applications of both "heritage" (multi-decadal) remote sensing time series, and new applications from NASA Earth Observing System and similar sensors launched since the year 2000. It also covers future missions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Antineoplastic agents.
Cancer -- Chemotherapy.
Cancer -- Radiotherapy.
Combined modality therapy.
Combined Modality Therapy.
Neoplasms -- therapy.
Antineoplastic Agents -- toxicity.
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols -- toxicity.
Form Electronic book
Author Brown, J. M. (J. Martin)
Mehta, Minesh P.
Nieder, C. (Carsten), 1964-
LC no. 2005939063
ISBN 1280617616
3540256555
3540356622
6610617619
9781280617614
9783540256557
9783540356622
9786610617616