Principles of Neuro-Oncology

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David Schiff, Brian O'Neill (M.D.)
McGraw-Hill Companies,Incorporated, Jun 23, 2005 - Medical - 750 pages
The only book to provide comprehensive coverage of all the clinical management strategies of tumors afflicting the nervous system! Provides the best and most logical synthesis between clinical information and the molecular and basic science principles of these diseases. With a strong focus on radiation therapy, this text features management guidelines for treatment, including dosages and preferred combination of chemotherapeutic drugs as well as coverage of patient follow-up care.

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Contents

Intracranial Germ Cell Tumors 481 29 Cancer Metastasis to the Peripheral
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12 The Phakomatoses
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Overview and Principles PART II Specific Tumors
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Dr. Schiff is the head of the oncology committee for the American Academy of Neurology, and has recently co-authored a book on the complications of cancer on the nervous system.

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