1. Rationale for Minimally Invasive Interventional Techniques in Urological Cancer

  1. Hashim Uddin Ahmed MRCS, BM, BCh(Oxon), BA(Hons)3,
  2. Manit Arya FRCS, FRCS(Urol)4,
  3. Peter T. Scardino MD5 and
  4. Mark Emberton FRCS(Urol), FRCS(Eng), MBBS, BSc3
  1. Cole Davis1,
  2. Matthew R. Cooperberg1,
  3. Katsuto Shinohara1 and
  4. Peter R. Carroll2

Published Online: 8 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444329896.ch1

Interventional Techniques in Uro-Oncology

Interventional Techniques in Uro-Oncology

How to Cite

Davis, C., Cooperberg, M. R., Shinohara, K. and Carroll, P. R. (2011) Rationale for Minimally Invasive Interventional Techniques in Urological Cancer, in Interventional Techniques in Uro-Oncology (eds H. Uddin Ahmed, M. Arya, P. T. Scardino and M. Emberton), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444329896.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, University College London, University College London Hospitals NHS, Foundation Trust, London, UK

  2. 4

    Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, King's College Hospital, London, UK

  3. 5

    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Urology, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Urology, Ken and Donna Derr–Chevron Distinguished, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405192729

Online ISBN: 9781444329896

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Keywords:

  • Rationale for minimally invasive interventional techniques in urological cancer;
  • intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT);
  • high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU);
  • Renal cancer;
  • Radiofrequency ablation (RFA);
  • Prostate cancer

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Renal cancer

  • Prostate cancer

  • Conclusions

  • References