© 2008

Breast Cancer

Nuclear Medicine in Diagnosis and Therapeutic Options

  • Emilio Bombardieri
  • Luca Gianni
  • Gianni Bonadonna
  • Brings up-to-date nuclear medical knowledge in breast cancer

  • Information on the advances in the field of diagnosis

  • Data on the development of some new modalities

  • General overview of the available tools for breast cancer treatment


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Pages 1-1
  3. Alessandra Fabbri, Maria Luisa Carcangiu, Antonino Carbone
    Pages 3-14
  4. Maria Grazia Daidone, Vera Cappelletti, Angelo Paradiso, Massimo Gion, Nadia Harbeck, Fred Sweep et al.
    Pages 15-32
  5. Ettore Seregni, Antonio Coli, Nicola Mazzuca
    Pages 33-42
  6. Orazio Schillaci, John R. Buscombe
    Pages 57-70
  7. Silvana Del Vecchio, Antonella Zannetti, Rosa Fonti, Francesca Iommelli, Marco Salvatore
    Pages 71-81
  8. Giovanni Paganelli, Giuseppe Trifirò, Oreste Gentilini, Mattia Intra, Giuseppe Viale, Umberto Veronesi
    Pages 83-98
  9. Daniele Vergnaghi, Giovanna Trecate, Siranoush Manoukian
    Pages 127-144
  10. Elisabetta Brugola, Andreas K. Buck, Luca Tagliabue, Sven N. Reske, Giovanni Lucignani
    Pages 145-156
  11. Flavio Crippa, Alberto Gerali, Alessandra Alessi, Roberto Agresti, Emilio Bombardieri
    Pages 157-167
  12. Nanda C. Krak, Otto S. Hoekstra, Adriaan A. Lammertsma
    Pages 169-180
  13. Hans-Jürgen Biersack, Hans Bender, Holger Palmedo
    Pages 181-188
  14. Emilio Bombardieri, Alessandra Alessi, Federica Pallotti, Gianluca Serafini, Nicola Mazzuca, Ettore Seregni et al.
    Pages 189-200
  15. Peter Lind, Isabel Igerc, Thomas Beyer, Abdul Jalil Nordin, Peter Reinprecht, Klaus Hausegger
    Pages 201-215
  16. Maria Picchio, Cristina Messa, Barbara Zangheri, Claudio Landoni, Luigi Gianolli, Ferruccio Fazio
    Pages 217-226
  17. Lorenzo Maffioli, Luigia Florimonte, Luca Pagani, Ivana Butti, Isabel Roca
    Pages 227-238
  18. Valentina Guarneri, Federico Piacentini, Pier Franco Conte
    Pages 239-256

About this book


Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Management Nuclear Medicine Imaging Nuclear Medicine Therapy Nuclear Medicine in Breast Cancer PET/CT Position of Nuclea Medicine in Breast Cancer Treatment classification computed tomography (CT) diagnosis imaging po

Editors and affiliations

  • Emilio Bombardieri
    • 1
  • Luca Gianni
    • 2
  • Gianni Bonadonna
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Nuclear Medicine Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Radiotherapy Fondazione IRCCSIstituto Nazionale dei TumoriMilanoItaly
  2. 2.Division of Medical Oncology Fondazione IRCCSIstituto Nazionale dei TumoriMilanoItaly
  3. 3.Perspective Clinical Trials Fondazione IRCCSIstituto Nazionale dei TumoriMilanoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Breast Cancer
  • Book Subtitle Nuclear Medicine in Diagnosis and Therapeutic Options
  • Editors Emilio Bombardieri
    Gianni Bonadonna
    Luca Gianni
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-36780-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-07186-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-540-36781-9
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 299
  • Number of Illustrations 100 b/w illustrations, 56 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Imaging / Radiology
    Nuclear Medicine
    Diagnostic Radiology
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals


From the reviews:

"This book provides a complete overview of the diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of nuclear medicine in breast cancer. … The audience includes nuclear medicine professions, radiologists, oncologists, and residents and fellows in those fields. This book is a valuable aid for new practitioners as well as experienced nuclear medicine physicians who are called upon for treatment of breast cancer. … This excellent book will be a great addition to any nuclear medicine physician’s library … ." (Oussama Nachar, Doody's Review Service, February, 2008)