Breast Cancer, A Practical Guide, 3rd Edition

Breast Cancer

3rd Edition A Practical Guide

Edited by Orlando E. Silva, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine and Director of Breast Cancer Education, University of Miami, USA; and Stefano Zurrida, MD, Current Secretary to the Minister of Health of Italy, Istituto Europeo di Oncologia, Direzione Scientifica, Milan, Italy


1 BENIGN BREAST DISEASE
BREAST CARCINOMA
2 HISTORY OF BREAST CANCER
3 EPIDEMIOLOGY
4 RISK FACTORS
5 SCREENING
6 IMAGING STUDIES
7 EVALUATION OF A PALPABLE BREAST MASS AND NIPPLE DISCHARGE
8 BREAST PATHOLOGY
9 STAGING
10 PROGNOSTIC FACTORS
NON-INVASIVE CANCER: CARCINOMA IN SITU
11 DCIS (Ductal Carcinoma in Situ)
12 LCIS (Lobular Carcinoma In Situ)
13 ACCELERATED PARTIAL BREAST IRRADIATION (APBI)
INVASIVE CANCER
14 SURGICAL TREATMENT
15 POST-MASTECTOMY RADIOTHERAPY
16 AXILLARY LYMPH NODE DISSECTION (ALND)
17 AXILLARY LYMPH NODE IRRADIATION
18 BREAST RECONSTRUCTION AFTER MASTECTOMY
19 STAGE III DISEASE
20 PRIMARY CHEMOTHERAPY
21 ADJUVANT Chemo THERAPY IN PRE- AND POST-MENOPAUSAL
22 ADJUVANT ENDOCRINE THERAPY IN PRE- AND POST-MENOPAUSAL
23 LOCAL BREAST RECURRENCE
24 METASTATIC BREAST CANCER PRESENTATIONS AND MANAGEMENT
25 ENDOCRINE THERAPY FOR METASTATIC BREAST CANCER
26 STANDARD CHEMOTHERAPY FOR METASTATIC BREAST CANCER
27 BREAST CANCER AND THE ELDERLY
28 SIDE EFFECTS OF CHEMOTHERAPY
29 INVESTIGATIONAL AGENTS
30 HIGH-DOSE THERAPY
31 PSYCHOSOCIAL ISSUES IN BREAST CANCER
32 BREAST CANCER AND DEPRESSION
33 FOLLOWING BREAST CANCER PATIENTS
34 MENOPAUSAL SYMPTOMS AND THEIR MANAGEMENT
UNUSUAL PRESENTATIONS
35 PAGET DISEASE
36 BREAST CANCER AND PREGNANCY
37 PHYLLODES TUMOR
38 OCCULT BREAST CANCER PRESENTING AS A SOLITARY AXILLARY MASS
39 PARANEOPLASTIC SYNDROMES IN BREAST CANCER
40 MALE BREAST
41 CHEMOPREVENTION
42 CARE OF THE DYING PATIENT
43 ISSUES IN BREAST CANCER LIABILITY
A1 National Breast Cancer Support Organisations
A2 Breast Cancer Local Support Groups in the USA
A3 CHARGES RELATED TO BREAST CANCER TREATMENT IN THE U.S.A. & EUROPE