Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in the Cancer Patient

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in the Cancer Patient

Editor(s): John C. Deutsch, Matthew R. Banks

Published Online: 26 FEB 2013 07:29AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470672464

Online ISBN: 9781118555651

DOI: 10.1002/9781118555651

About this Book

Are you involved in the diagnosis and management of patients with gastrointestinal cancer

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in the Cancer Patient provides you with a full color, highly clinical, multi-media tool focused on the role diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy plays in the management of patients with cancer.

With chapters authored by the world's leading endoscopy and oncology experts and edited by a highly experienced editor team, you'll find a level of clinical excellence that is unsurpassed in other books on this topic. 

Covering GI cancer from both the perspective of the gastroenterologist and the oncologist, it contains approximately 400 quality color images and 21 high-definition videos showing endoscopy being performed by the experts.

Conveniently split into sections for each part of the GI tract, including the esophagus, stomach, upper GI, lower GI, pancreas and liver/biliary system, each section follows a consistent structure of:

  • Diagnosis and Staging of premalignant and malignant conditions
  • Endoscopic management of premalignant and early malignant diseases
  • Palliation of advanced tumors
  • Oncologist's perspective

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Introduction to Endoscopy

  2. Part II: Esophagus

    1. Chapter 5

      Endoscopy in Esophageal Cancer: An Oncologist's Perspective (pages 51–55)

      Gilberto de Junior Castro, Maria Ignez F. Melro Braghiroli and Camille Rodrigues da Silva

  3. Part III: Stomach

    1. Chapter 7

      Endoscopic Management of Premalignant and Early Malignant Lesions (pages 75–89)

      Takuji Gotoda, Roy Soetikno, Tonya Kaltenbach, Takuji Gotoda and Stefan Seewald

  4. Part IV: Small Bowel

  5. Part V: Pancreatic

  6. Part VI: Gallbladder, Bile Duct, and Ampulla of Vater Biliary, Gallbladder, and Ampullary Lesions

    1. Chapter 20

      Palliation of Advanced Tumors (pages 213–224)

      Evangelos Kalaitzakis, Gavin J. Johnson and George J. Webster

  7. Part VII: Hepatic Tumors (Including Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma)

  8. Part VIII: Colorectal and Anal Tumors

  9. Part IX: Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Management of Tumors Not of GI Origin—Role of GI Endoscopy

    1. Chapter 33

      Lung Cancer and Mediastinal Tumors (pages 345–354)

      Paul Clementsen, Peter Vilmann, Lars Konge and Jouke Annema

    2. Chapter 35

      Endoscopy and Radiation Therapy (pages 367–373)

      Muslim Atiq, Alexander Dekovich and Manoop S. Bhutani

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