Table of contents
Imaging in Rectal Cancer
The Surgical Approach
Chemotherapy and Biologic Treatments
The Management of Metastatic Disease: An Overview
The Surgical Management of Recurrent Rectal Cancer
Uncommon Rectal Tumors
Survivorship and Quality of Life Considerations
An Economic Analysis of Modern Rectal Cancer Care
About this book
This book is a comprehensive guide to rectal cancer care that will provide general and colorectal surgeons details regarding the latest developments in the field.
The book aims to cover the dynamic shifts in rectal cancer care that have taken place over recent years. Management approaches, such as watch-and-wait and transanal approaches, are evaluated and assessed by experienced physicians to give readers a full understanding of the available treatment options.
Chapter summaries are included to give a clinical overview of each approach and to assist the understanding of each topic covered, and make the book applicable to both general surgeons and specialist practice nurses, as well as rectal cancer specialists.
cancer rectal cancer surgery colorectal oncology
Editors and affiliations
- DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-98902-0
- Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
- Publisher Name Springer, Cham
- eBook Packages Medicine
- Print ISBN 978-3-319-98901-3
- Online ISBN 978-3-319-98902-0
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