Current and Emerging Therapies in Pancreatic Cancer

  • Tanios Bekaii-Saab
  • Bassel El-Rayes

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Mahender Yellu, Chandana Kamireddy, Olugbenga O. Olowokure
    Pages 1-22
  3. Constantinos P. Zambirinis, Peter J. Allen
    Pages 23-47
  4. Wei Chen, Ming Jin, Wendy L. Frankel
    Pages 49-96
  5. Phil A. Hart, Peter P. Stanich, Heather Hampel
    Pages 97-108
  6. Amit Mahipal, Richard Kim
    Pages 109-118
  7. Maria Diab, Philip A. Philip
    Pages 119-134
  8. Ferenc Czeyda-Pommersheim, Bobby Kalb, Diego Martin
    Pages 135-149
  9. James J. Farrell
    Pages 151-169
  10. Mary Dillhoff, Mark Bloomston
    Pages 171-182
  11. Brent T. Xia, Young Kim, Syed A. Ahmad
    Pages 183-204
  12. Walid L. Shaib, Bassel F. El-Rayes
    Pages 219-233
  13. Julia Carnevale, Andrew H. Ko
    Pages 235-256
  14. Min Yuen Teo, Eileen M. O’Reilly
    Pages 257-270
  15. Mohamad Bassam Sonbol, Mitesh J. Borad
    Pages 271-279
  16. Benjamin A. Weinberg, Michael J. Pishvaian
    Pages 281-307
  17. Daniel H. Ahn, Ramesh Ramanathan
    Pages 309-322
  18. Lauren M. Rosati, Shalini Moningi, Lauren Colbert, Sweet Ping Ng, Joseph M. Herman
    Pages 323-348
  19. Alexandra G. Lopez-Aguiar, Shishir K. Maithel
    Pages 349-359
  20. Astrid Belalcazar, Olatunji B. Alese
    Pages 361-367
  21. Back Matter
    Pages 369-379

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the art review of current and new therapies in treating pancreatic cancer. In addition to discussing the current landscape for treating various stages of pancreatic cancer, the text highlights several standard and emerging approaches, with a particular emphasis on novel endoscopic, surgical, chemotherapeutic, radiotherapeutic, targeted, and immunotherapeutic strategies. The volume also features concepts on the potential economic effects associated with the development and implementation of new treatments in pancreatic cancer.
Written by experts from a variety of integrative disciplines, Current and Emerging Therapies in Pancreatic Cancer is a valuable resource for oncologists, gastroenterologists, surgeons, and other professionals who treat and manage patients with pancreatic cancer.  


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Editors and affiliations

  • Tanios Bekaii-Saab
    • 1
  • Bassel El-Rayes
    • 2
  1. 1.Mayo Clinic Cancer CenterScottsdaleUSA
  2. 2.Winship Cancer InstituteEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-58255-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-58256-6
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