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Multimodality Management of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

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  • The most comprehensive guide to the clinical management of borderline resectable pancreatic cancer available

  • Surgical chapters are well-illustrated to provide surgeons with important technical pearls

  • Authored by leaders in the field

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

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Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi
  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Anatomic Definitions of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

      • Rebecca A. Snyder, Alexander A. Parikh, Kamran Idrees, Nipun B. Merchant
      Pages 3-14
  3. Staging and Pretreatment Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15
    2. Imaging Evaluation of Borderline Pancreatic Cancer

      • Kyuran Ann Choe, Nicholas M. McDonald
      Pages 17-30
  4. Multimodal Therapy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71
    2. Overview of Multimodality Therapy

      • Robert de Wilton Marsh, Marshall S. Baker
      Pages 73-89
    3. Role of Systemic Therapy

      • Matthew J. Reilley, Gauri R. Varadhachary
      Pages 91-106
    4. Role of Radiation Therapy

      • Neilayan Sen, Ross Abrams
      Pages 107-124
    5. Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy as an Emerging Option for Localized Pancreatic Cancer

      • Rachit Kumar, Lauren M. Rosati, Joseph M. Herman
      Pages 125-141
    6. Assessment of Response to Preoperative Therapy

      • André L. Mihaljevic, Jörg Kleeff
      Pages 143-157
    7. Emerging Systemic and Targeted Therapies

      • Trailokya Pandit, Philip A. Philip
      Pages 159-168
  5. Surgery

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169
    2. Is There a Role for Laparoscopic and/or Robotic Techniques for Borderline Resectable Tumors?

      • Lee M. Ocuin, Herbert J. Zeh III, Amer H. Zureikat
      Pages 187-202
    3. The Role and Techniques of Vascular Resection

      • Mark J. Truty
      Pages 203-222
    4. Artery-First Approaches to Pancreaticoduodenectomy

      • Kyoichi Takaori, Shinji Uemoto
      Pages 223-236
    5. Venous Shunting Procedures for Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

      • Amir H. Fathi, Susan Tsai, Jeffrey E. Lee, Douglas B. Evans, Kathleen K. Christians
      Pages 237-245

About this book

This volume provides the most comprehensive coverage of clinical management of borderline resectable pancreatic cancer available. Authored by leaders in the field, the book focuses on current clinical management of this disease stage, the importance of multimodality treatment algorithms, and an interdisciplinary approach to care. Surgical chapters are well-illustrated to provide surgeons and surgical trainees with important technical pearls. Clinical trials and trial design are also discussed.

Multimodality Management of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer is a valuable resource for gastroenterologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, general surgeons, and trainees interested in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Keywords

  • EUS/ERCP
  • Laparoscopy
  • Multimodal Therapy
  • arterial resection
  • vascular resection
  • hepatology
  • surgical oncology

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA

    Matthew H.G. Katz

  • Division of Surgical Oncology, The University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, USA

    Syed A. Ahmad

About the editors

Matthew H.G. Katz, MD
Associate Professor, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Surgical Oncology, Houston, TX, USA

Syed A. Ahmad, MD
Professor of Surgery, The University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Division of Surgical Oncology, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Multimodality Management of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer

  • Editors: Matthew H.G. Katz, Syed A. Ahmad

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-22780-1

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-319-22779-5

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-319-79425-9

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-319-22780-1

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XI, 333

  • Number of Illustrations: 58 b/w illustrations, 98 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Cancer Therapy

  • Industry Sectors: Biotechnology, Health & Hospitals, Pharma

Buying options

eBook
USD 99.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-22780-1
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book
USD 129.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book
USD 149.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)