First Published in 1980, this book offers comprehensive insight into the ways in which radiation changes diseased tissue. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, diagrams, and references this book serves as a useful reference for students of medicine and other practitioners in their respective fields.
Table of Contents
1. General Radiation Biophysics and Biology. 2. General Radiation Cytopathology. 3. Relative Radiosensitivities of Cells, Tissues, and Organs. 4. General Radiation Histopathology. 5. Special Problems of Internal Radioactive Materials. 6. Hematopoietic Organs and Blood. 7. Skin and Organs with Epidermoid Mucosae. 8. Alimentary Tract. Index.
1. Respiratory Tract. 2. Urinary Tract. 3. Cardiovascular System and muscle. 4. Major Digestive and Endocrine Glands. 5. The Gonads. 6. Bone and Cartilage. 7. Nervous System. 8. Radiation Syndromes. References and Other Sources. Index.
George W. Casarett