ISBN/ASIN: 9780387241982,9780387241999 | 2005 | English | pdf | 196/199 pages | 13.7 Mb
Publisher: Springer US | Author: Neil Barshes MD, Alexis Demopoulos MD (auth.), Lauren E. Abrey M.D., Marc C. Chamberlain M.D., Herbert H. Engelhard M.D., PhD. (eds.) | Edition: 1
Leptomeningeal Metastases provides the reader with an overview of the state-of-the-art therapy for the leptomeningeal patient with additional information on epidemiology, symptom management, new clinical trials, and current basic research in animal models for experimental therapies.
"Leptomeningeal metastases remains a devastating manifestation of hematologic malignancies and solid tumors. Leading figures in the field review the pathophysiology and clinical consequences of this process. State-of-the-art treatment strategies are presented highlighting advances in current management."
Steven T. Rosen, M.D.