Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Perspective

  • Ashutosh Tewari

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxi
  2. Basic Scientific Foundation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Anthony J. Costello, Niall M. Corcoran
      Pages 3-17
    3. Greg L. Shaw, David E. Neal
      Pages 19-34
    4. Francois Lamoureux, Amina Zoubeidi, Martin E. Gleave
      Pages 43-64
    5. Christine Galustian, Oussama Elhage, Richard Smith, Prokar Dasgupta
      Pages 65-72
    6. Shi-Ming Tu, Sue-Hwa Lin
      Pages 73-79
    7. Eric C. Kauffman, Casey K. Ng, Carrie Rinker-Schaeffer
      Pages 81-106
    8. Stephen E. M. Langley, Jenny P. Nobes
      Pages 107-114
    9. Sonya Vasto, Emilio Italiano, Vitale Miceli, Giuseppe Carruba
      Pages 115-122
    10. Matthew S. Wosnitzer, Jennifer J. Ahn, Franklin C. Lowe
      Pages 123-134
    11. Sashi S. Kommu, Samuel Bishara, Stephen M. Edwards
      Pages 135-146
    12. Sashi S. Kommu, Emanuel Petricoin
      Pages 157-167
    13. William G. Nelson, Michael C. Haffner, Angelo M. De Marzo, Srinivasan Yegnasubramanian
      Pages 169-179
    14. Hideaki Miyake, Atsushi Takenaka, Masato Fujisawa
      Pages 181-187
    15. Harveer Dev, Prasanna Sooriakumaran, Ashutosh K. Tewari
      Pages 189-191
    16. Casey K. Ng, Eric C. Kauffman, Hossein Jadvar
      Pages 193-205
    17. Neil E. Martin
      Pages 207-213

About this book


Prostate cancer is the commonest male cancer with over 5 million survivors in US alone. Worldwide, the problem is staggering and has attracted significant attention by media, scientists and cancer experts.

Significant research, discoveries, innovations and advances in treatment of this cancer have produced voluminous literature which is difficult to synthesize and assimilate by the medical community. Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Perspective is a comprehensive and definitive source which neatly resolves this problem. It covers relevant literature by leading experts in basic science, molecular biology, epidemiology, cancer prevention, cellular imaging, staging, treatment, targeted therapeutics and innovative technologies.

Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Perspective, is a valuable and timely resource for urologists and oncologists.


Proctology Prostate Cancer Urology

Editors and affiliations

  • Ashutosh Tewari
    • 1
  1. 1.New York Presbyterian Hospital, Brady Urologic Health CenterWeill Cornell Medical CenterNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-2863-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-2864-9
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