Imaging in Oncology

  • Michael A. Blake
  • Mannudeep K. Kalra

Part of the Cancer Treatment and Research book series (CTAR, volume 143)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Section I

    1. Sanjeev Chawla, Harish Poptani, Elias R. Melhem
      Pages 3-42
    2. Izlem Izbudak, Aylin Tekes, Juan Carlos Baez, Kieran Murphy
      Pages 43-66
    3. Alan J. Fischman
      Pages 67-92
    4. Myria Petrou, Suresh K. Mukherji
      Pages 93-117
  3. Section II

    1. Subba R. Digumarthy, Suzanne L. Aquino
      Pages 121-144
    2. Scott Moore, Hetal Dave-Verma, Ajay Singh
      Pages 145-175
    3. Mannudeep K. Kalra, Suhny Abbara
      Pages 177-196
  4. Section III

    1. Unni Udayasankar, Abbas Chamsuddin, Pardeep Mittal, William C. Small
      Pages 199-228
    2. Chad B. Rabinowitz, Hima B. Prabhakar, Dushyant V. Sahani
      Pages 229-254
    3. Jorge A. Soto
      Pages 255-280
    4. J. Louis Hinshaw, Perry J. Pickhardt
      Pages 281-297
    5. Michael A. Blake, Mannudeep K. Kalra
      Pages 299-317
    6. Michael A. Blake, Mannudeep K. Kalra
      Pages 319-329
    7. Jurgen J. Fütterer, J. Roan Spermon
      Pages 331-364
  5. Section IV

    1. Jay Pahade, Aarti Sekhar, Sanjay K. Shetty
      Pages 367-422
    2. M. J. Shelly, P. J. MacMahon, S. Eustace
      Pages 423-452
  6. Section V

    1. Sunit Sebastian, Brian C. Lucey
      Pages 455-468
    2. Sabah Servaes, Monica Epelman, Avrum Pollock, Karuna Shekdar
      Pages 469-491
    3. O. J. O'Connor, J. M. Buckley, M. M. Maher
      Pages 493-511
  7. Section VI

    1. Deirdre Coll
      Pages 515-546
    2. Pages 547-547
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 547-565

About this book


Imaging in Oncology consists of scholarly reviews that describe the role of imaging in oncology for diagnosis, follow-up and image guided interventions. Experts in various fields of radiology have contributed to this book. The contents are organized into several sections based on the primary site of malignancy.

Each section includes scholarly reviews on the present role of modern imaging techniques in malignancies involving different parts of the body. The reviews highlight new developments and advances in oncologic imaging and discusses established and new techniques such as plain radiography, ultrasound, CT, MR imaging, nuclear medicine, PET and PET/CT.

This textbook serves as an up-to-date, attractive, broad overview book of oncologic
imaging for radiologists and others involved in oncologic care, particularly medical oncologists and radiation therapists.

Series Editor's comments:


"There have been remarkable advances in oncologic imaging over the past decade. Leading figures in the field describe both the techniques and applications against a spectrum of malignancies. This text serves as a resource for clinicians and radiologists involved in cancer care."

Steven T. Rosen, M.D.

Series Editor


Carcinom Imaging, Radiology, Oncology PET/CT Tumor computed tomography (CT) imaging techniques ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael A. Blake
    • 1
  • Mannudeep K. Kalra
    • 1
  1. 1.Massachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer US 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-75586-1
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-75587-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0927-3042
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