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Malignant Brain Tumors

State-of-the-Art Treatment



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This text addresses all aspects of patient evaluation and care. This includes new findings in imaging that provide a better understanding of the extent of the lesion as well as its relationship with critical neuroanatomic function. The evolution of intraoperative imaging, functional brain mapping,and technology to identify tumor from brain is covered. This has significantly improved the ability of surgeons to more safely and aggressively remove tumors.More importantly, a better understanding of tumor biology and genomics has created an opportunity to significantly revise tumor classification and better select optimal therapy for individual patients. The text covers novel and innovative treatment options including immunotherapy, tumor vaccines, antiangiogenic agents,and personalized cancer treatment. In addition, novel agent delivery techniques are covered to offer the potential for increasing the effectiveness of treatment by delivering active agents directly where they are needed most. Malignant Brain Tumors: State-of-the-Art Treatment provides a comprehensive overview of treatment for malignant gliomas, and will prove useful by updating physicians on new therapeutic paradigms and what is on the horizon for the near future. This text will be informative for surgeons, oncologists, neurologists, residents and students who treat these patients,as well as those who are training for a career in managing patients with these challenging tumors.

Author Biography

Joseph M Piepmeier, MDNixdorff-German Professor of NeurosurgeryDepartment of NeurosurgeryYale University School of MedicineNew Haven, ConnecticutUSA Jennifer Moliterno Gunel, MDAssistant Professor, Department of NeurosurgerySection of Neurosurgical OncologyYale University School of MedicineNew Haven, ConnecticutUSA Joachim M. Baehring, MD, DSc.Department of Neurology and NeurosurgeryYale University School of MedicineNew Haven, ConnecticutUSA
Release date Australia
January 6th, 2017
Edited by Joachim M Baehring Edited by Joseph M Piepmeier
Country of Publication
1st ed. 2017
43 Illustrations, color; 6 Illustrations, black and white; XI, 297 p. 49 illus., 43 illus. in color.
Springer International Publishing AG
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