By Theodore L. McLemore, R. Russell Martin (auth.), R. B. Livingston (eds.)
Where do you start to seem for arecent, authoritative article at the analysis or administration of a selected malignancy? The few normal onco logy textbooks are commonly old-fashioned. unmarried papers in really expert journals are informative yet seldom entire; those are extra usually initial experiences on a really restricted variety of sufferers. yes normal journals fre quently post reliable in-depth studies of melanoma subject matters, and released sym posium lectures are usually the easiest overviews on hand. regrettably, those reports and vitamins look sporadically, and the reader can by no means verify while a subject matter of distinct curiosity can be lined. melanoma therapy and study is aseries of authoritative volumes which target to satisfy this desire. it truly is an try and identify a severe mass of oncology literature overlaying nearly all oncology themes, revised usually to maintain the insurance modern, simply on hand on a unmarried library shelf or through a unmarried own subscription. Wehave approached the matter within the following model. First, by means of divid ing the oncology literature into particular subdivisions corresponding to lung melanoma, genitourinary melanoma, supportive care, and so forth. moment, by means of asking eminent autho rities in every one of those parts to edit a quantity at the particular subject on an annual or biannual foundation. every one subject and tumor variety is roofed in a quantity showing often and predictably, discussing present prognosis, staging, markers, all kinds of remedy modalities, uncomplicated biology, and more.
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