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Title Liver radioembolization with 90Y microspheres / edited by José Ignacio Bilbao, Maximilian F. Reiser
Edition Second edition
Published Berlin : Springer, 2014

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Description 1 online resource
Series Medical radiology
Medical radiology (Series)
Contents 90 Y Microspheres: Concepts and Principles / Andrew S. Kennedy, William A. Dezarn and Patrick McNeillie -- Regulations and Requirements of Hospitals Performing Radioembolization / C. Trumm, R.T. Hoffmann, T.F. Jakobs and M.F. Reiser -- Radiological Evaluation of Patients with Liver Tumors / Christoph J. Zech and M.F. Reiser -- Vascular Anatomy and Its Implication in Radioembolization / Ramón Saiz-Mendiguren, Javier Arias, Isabel Vivas and José Ignacio Bilbao -- Radioembolization: Identifying and Managing Anatomic Variants / Rajesh P. Shah and Daniel Y. Sze -- Dosimetry and Dose Calculation / Andrew S. Kennedy, William A. Dezarn, Patrick McNeillie and Bruno Sangro -- Nuclear Medicine Procedures for Treatment Evaluation and Administration / Javier Arbizu, Macarena Rodriguez-Fraile, Josep M Martí-Climent, Inés Domínguez-Prado and Carmen Vigil -- Radiological Detection and Assessment of Tumor Response / Tobias F. Jakobs -- Evaluation of the Response by Multimodality Imaging / Alexander Haug and Gerwin P. Schmidt -- Results in Hepatocellular Carcinoma / Mercedes Iñarrairaegui and Bruno Sangro -- HCC. Radioembolization Combined with Other Therapeutic Local and Systemic Treatment / Thomas Helmberger -- Principles for Combining Radioembolisation with Systemic Chemotherapy for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer / Esme J. Hill, Ashley K. Clift and Ricky A. Sharma -- Results in Liver Metastatic Colorectal Cancer / Javier Rodríguez, Ana Chopitea, Bruno Sangro and José Ignacio Bilbao -- Treatment of Neuroendocrine Tumors with Selective Internal Radiation Therapy / Douglas M. Coldwell, Martin Vyleta and Mahmood Samman -- Yttrium-90 Microspheres for Other Liver Metastases / J. Rodriguez, A. Chopitea, B. Sangro and J.I. Bilbao -- Surgical Treatment and Radioembolization / Patricia Martínez-Ortega, Fernando Pardo and Bruno Sangro -- Complications and Side Effects / R.T. Hoffmann, Lourdes Diaz-Dorronsoro and José I. Bilbao -- Radioembolization-Induced Liver Disease / Bruno Sangro, Mercedes Iñarrairaegui and Andrew S. Kennedy
Summary This is the second edition of a very well received book devoted specifically to the treatment of liver tumors by radioembolization with 90Y microspheres. The success of the first edition was based on the provision of all the fundamental information required for successful use of this therapeutic modality in clinical practice. The new edition has been fully updated to cover the most recent advances and includes additional chapters on regulations and emerging trends. Detailed information is provided on the full range of relevant topics, including hepatic vascular anatomy (including variants), dosimetry, assessment of tumor response, and the results achieved using radioembolization alone and in combination with other treatments in patients with primary or metastatic disease. Complications and side-effects are also fully discussed. This book will prove immensely valuable for both beginners and practitioners
Notes Includes index
Bibliography References886 Radioembolization: Identifying and Managing Anatomic Variants; Abstract; 1 ... Normal, Variant, and Parasitized Extrahepatic Arterial Supply to the Liver; 2 ... Redistribution and Consolidation of Hepatic Arterial Flow; 2.1 Redistribution; 2.2 Consolidation; 3 ... Extrahepatic Arterial Anatomy: Identification and Treatment; 4 ... Conclusion; References; 862 Dosimetry and Dose Calculation; Abstract; 1 ... Introduction; 2 ... Liver Tolerance to Ionizing Radiation; 3 ... Human Microsphere Dose Studies; 4 ... Selection of 90Y Activity; 4.1 Therapeutic Isotope; 4.2 Glass Microspheres; 4.3 Resin Microspheres
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Subject Liver -- Cancer -- Radiotherapy
Yttrium-90 radioembolization.
Liver Neoplasms -- radiotherapy
Embolization, Therapeutic -- methods
Brachytherapy -- methods
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Médecine.
Yttrium-90 radioembolization.
Brachytherapie
Leberkrebs
Tumorembolisation
Yttrium-90
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Bilbao, J. I. (José I.), editor.
Reiser, Maximilian, editor.
ISBN 9783642364730
364236473X