Drug and Hormone Resistance in Neoplasia: Volume 2 Clinical Concepts, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Drug and Hormone Resistance in Neoplasia

Volume 2 Clinical Concepts, 1st Edition

Edited by Nicholas Bruchovsky, James H. Goldie

CRC Press

167 pages

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Published in 1983: In Volume 2 the clinical aspects of drug and hormone resistance are discussed. The Editors have concentrated on malignancies of the breast, endometrium, and prostate as relevant clinical examples.

Table of Contents

1. Drug and Hormone Resistance in the Management of Breast Cancer

Pierre R. Band and Michele Deschamp

2. The Importance of Early Diagnosis and Prompt Institution of Treatment in Reducing Mortality from Breast Cancer

J. Mark Elwood

3. The Treatment of Advanced Prostatic Cancer with Drugs and Hormones

C. M. L. Coppin

4. The Treatment of Early and Advanced Endometrial Carcinoma with Drugs and Hormones

K. D. Swenerton

5. Clinical Implications of the Phenomenon of Drug Resistance

James H. Goldie and Andrew J. Coldman

6. Basis for the Use of Drug and Hormone Combinations in the Treatment of Endocrine-Related Cancer

Nicholas Bruchovsky and James H. Goldie

About the Editors

Nicholas Bruchovsky, M.D., is Head of the Department of Cancer Research Endocrinology at the Cancer Control Agency of British Columbia.

James H. Goldie, M.D., F.R.C.P.(C) is Head of the Division of Advanced Therapeutics, Cancer Control Agency of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C. and is Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Oncology