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Radiation oncology

K. S. Clifford Chao

Radiation oncology

management decisions

by K. S. Clifford Chao

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins in Philadelphia .
Written in English

  • Radiotherapy,
  • Handbooks,
  • Cancer,
  • Diagnosis,
  • Case Management,
  • Neoplasms,
  • Handbooks, manuals

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] K.S. Clifford Chao ... [et al.].
    LC ClassificationsRC271.R3 C46 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 867 p. :
    Number of Pages867
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25085219M
    ISBN 10160547911X
    ISBN 109781605479118
    LC Control Number2010048829

    Radiation oncology is the use of radiation to treat cancer. Radiation therapy can be used alone to effectively treat cancer, to shrink a tumor so it can be surgically removed, to treat an area after surgery to prevent recurrence, or to provide relief from pain and other cancer symptoms. Edited for two successful editions ( and ) by the eminent physician Dr Chiu-Chen Wang, this book was designed to offer highly practical, application-based comprehensive overview of the biological basis of radiation oncology and the clinical efficacy of radiation therapy. Designed for rapid, on-the-spot consultation, this handy manual presents the most essential information that is immediately required in the daily clinical practice of radiation oncology. The first 12 chapters succinctly review concepts that are crucial in treatment planning and patient management. The remaining 52 chapters describe treatment regimens for all cancer sites and tumor 5/5(1). The goal is to gain general knowledge of all aspects of Radiation Oncology. Target Audience: The ROCC® is specifically targeted for the radiation oncology professional and assesses the proficiency level of anyone tasked with the coding functions within a radiation oncology practice.

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