Multimodality Management of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

  • Matthew H.G. Katz
  • Syed A. Ahmad

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rebecca A. Snyder, Alexander A. Parikh, Kamran Idrees, Nipun B. Merchant
      Pages 3-14
  3. Staging and Pretreatment Management

  4. Multimodal Therapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Robert de Wilton Marsh, Marshall S. Baker
      Pages 73-89
    3. Matthew J. Reilley, Gauri R. Varadhachary
      Pages 91-106
    4. Neilayan Sen, Ross Abrams
      Pages 107-124
    5. Rachit Kumar, Lauren M. Rosati, Joseph M. Herman
      Pages 125-141
    6. André L. Mihaljevic, Jörg Kleeff
      Pages 143-157
    7. Trailokya Pandit, Philip A. Philip
      Pages 159-168
  5. Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Lee M. Ocuin, Herbert J. Zeh III, Amer H. Zureikat
      Pages 187-202
    3. Mark J. Truty
      Pages 203-222
    4. Kyoichi Takaori, Shinji Uemoto
      Pages 223-236
    5. Amir H. Fathi, Susan Tsai, Jeffrey E. Lee, Douglas B. Evans, Kathleen K. Christians
      Pages 237-245
    6. Shuji Isaji, Masashi Kishiwada, Hiroyuki Kato
      Pages 265-287
    7. Nicholas Spinelli, William Hawkins
      Pages 307-317
    8. Hishaam Ismael, Brian Badgwell
      Pages 319-328
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 329-333

About this book


This volume provides the most comprehensive coverage of clinical management of borderline resectable pancreatic cancer available. Authored by leaders in the field, the book focuses on current clinical management of this disease stage, the importance of multimodality treatment algorithms, and an interdisciplinary approach to care. Surgical chapters are well-illustrated to provide surgeons and surgical trainees with important technical pearls. Clinical trials and trial design are also discussed.

Multimodality Management of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer is a valuable resource for gastroenterologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, general surgeons, and trainees interested in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Matthew H.G. Katz
    • 1
  • Syed A. Ahmad
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologyMD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Division of Surgical OncologyThe University of Cincinnati Medical CenterCincinnatiUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-22779-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-22780-1
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