The Breast E-Book: Comprehensive Management of Benign and Malignant Diseases

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Jun 29, 2017 - Medical - 1280 pages

Now in a single, convenient volume, The Breast: Comprehensive Management of Benign and Malignant Diseases, 5th Edition covers every clinically relevant aspect of the field: cancer, congenital abnormalities, hormones, reconstruction, anatomy and physiology, benign breast disease, and more. Building upon the strengths of previous editions, this updated volume by Drs. Kirby I. Bland, Edward M. Copeland III, V. Suzanne Klimberg, and William J Gradishar, includes the latest innovations in breast cancer detection and treatment in a practical, easy-to-use format ideal for today’s surgeons.

  • Delivers step-by-step clinical guidance highlighted by superb illustrations that depict relevant anatomy and pathology, as well as medical and surgical procedures.
  • Reflects the collaborative nature of diagnosis and treatment among radiologists, pathologists, surgeons, oncologists, and other health care professionals who contribute to the management of patients with breast disease.
  • Offers the most comprehensive, up-to-date information on the diagnosis and management of, and rehabilitation following, surgery for benign and malignant diseases of the breast.
  • Covers the latest developments in receptor modulation, targeted monoclonal antibodies, evolving inhibitors with triple-negative disease, and more.
  • Discusses recent minimally invasive surgical techniques and new developments in oncoplastic breast conservation techniques.
  • Contains significant updates to the "Management of Systemic Disease" section that reflect the latest advances in chemotherapy, hormonal resistance, and therapy.
 

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Contents

I History of the Therapy of Breast Cancer
1
II Anatomy and Physiology of the Normal and Lactating Breast
20
III Benign and Premalignant Lesions
79
IV Pathology of Malignant Lesions
130
V Natural History Epidemiology Genetics and Syndromes of Breast Cancer
207
VI Prognostic Factors for Breast Cancer
250
VII Molecular Biology of Breast Carcinogenesis
282
VIII Screening and Diagnosis of Breast Disease
331
XII Complications of Breast Surgery
492
XIII Current Concepts and Management of Early Breast Carcinoma Tis Tmic T1
531
XIV Therapy for Stages 0 I and II Breast Cancer
663
XV Management of Advanced Local Regional and Systemic Disease
778
XVI Special Presentations of Breast Cancer
967
XVII Survivorship FollowUp Care and Rehabilitation of the Breast Cancer Patient
1011
XVIII Medical and Legal Issues Specific to the Care of Breast Cancer
1057
Index
1081

Biostatistical Applications
362
X Surgery for Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Breast
377
XI Breast Reconstruction
477
Endsheet 7
1115
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