Managing Metastatic Prostate Cancer In Your Urological Oncology Practice

  • K.C Balaji

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. K. C. Balaji
    Pages 1-3
  3. Justin C. Penticuff, Natasha Kyprianou
    Pages 5-22
  4. Yu Zhao, Donald J. Tindall, Haojie Huang
    Pages 23-34
  5. Sivanandane Sittadjody, Thilakavathy Thangasamy, Bita NickKolgh, K. C. Balaji
    Pages 35-63
  6. Tao Cui, Michael W. Kattan
    Pages 65-75
  7. Daniel P. Petrylak, Navid Hafez
    Pages 77-92
  8. Zafeiris Zafeiriou, Niven Mehra, Johann S. de Bono
    Pages 125-155
  9. Jeffrey Shevach, Bridget K. Marcellino, William K. Oh, Che-Kai Tsao
    Pages 157-169
  10. Tu Dan, Noelle Williams, Robert B. Den
    Pages 171-185
  11. Michael Kolinsky, Niven Mehra, Johann S. de Bono
    Pages 187-214
  12. Michael T. Schweizer, Bruce Montgomery
    Pages 215-230
  13. Charles C. Peyton, K. C. Balaji
    Pages 231-257
  14. Tyler Lash, Rhonda L. Bitting
    Pages 259-269
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 271-280

About this book


This text provides a comprehensive review of pathophysiology, molecular and cell biology aspects of CRPC, discusses all major clinical trials that have led to approval of 6 new drugs since 2004, explores the role of bone preservation strategies, in depth analysis of combination and sequencing strategies, outlines upcoming novel drugs and trends in research, and stresses the role of palliative care in this incurable disease. Managing Metastatic Prostate Cancer in Your Urological Oncology Practice will serve as a very useful resource for physicians and researchers dealing with, and interested in prostate cancer. It provides a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of the field that will help guide patient management and stimulate investigative efforts.  All chapters are written by experts in their fields and will include the most up to date scientific and clinical information.


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Editors and affiliations

  • K.C Balaji
    • 1
  1. 1.School of MedicineWake Forest UniversityWinston SalemUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-31339-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-31341-2
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