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The Resource Melanoma, William H. Sharfman, guest editor

Melanoma, William H. Sharfman, guest editor

Label
Melanoma
Title
Melanoma
Statement of responsibility
William H. Sharfman, guest editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This issue of Emerging Cancer Therapeutics provides a comprehensive review for practitioners on the current status of melanoma treatment. Due to recent drug approvals and increasing ability to offer combined agents, there are many more treatment options available to melanoma patients than even a few years ago. Especially significant are the recent FDA approval of the immunotherapeutic agent ipilimumab for metastatic melanoma, and new agents targeting the BRAF gene in malignant melanoma. There is also coverage of the most recent data pertaining to surgical management, staging and prevention, an
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
616.99/477
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC280.M37
LC item number
M45 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Sharfman, William
Series statement
Emerging cancer therapeutics,
Series volume
v. 3, issue 3
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  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma
Label
Melanoma, William H. Sharfman, guest editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preventing melanoma / Barbara Summerer, Sewon Kang, and Timothy Wang -- Evolution of the melanoma staging system / Rohit R. Sharma, Glen C. Balch, and Charles M. Balch -- Less common variants of cutaneous melanoma / Raymond L. Barnhill, G. Peter Sarantopoulos, and Kapil Gupta -- Controversies in the management of the regional node basin in cutaneous melanoma / Ioannis Hatzaras and Julie R. Lange -- Adjuvant therapy for melanoma / Tara C. Gangadhar and Lynn M. Schuchter -- RAF kinase inhibitor therapy in melanoma / James J. Harding and Paul B. Chapman -- Emerging targets for melanoma therapy besides BRAF / Young Kwang Chae, Sapna P. Patel, and Kevin B. Kim -- Ipilimumab : the new frontier of T-cell antibodies : a paradigm shift in immuno-oncology / Steven J. O'Day -- Adoptive cell transfer immunotherapy for patients with metastatic melanoma / Crystal J. Hessman [and others] -- Immunotherapies for metastatic melanoma / Kevin Conlon -- Updated approach to the patient with metastatic melanoma / Rodabe N. Amaria and Rene Gonzalez
Control code
828736031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, [391]-609 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617051616
Lccn
2012042991
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828736031
Label
Melanoma, William H. Sharfman, guest editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preventing melanoma / Barbara Summerer, Sewon Kang, and Timothy Wang -- Evolution of the melanoma staging system / Rohit R. Sharma, Glen C. Balch, and Charles M. Balch -- Less common variants of cutaneous melanoma / Raymond L. Barnhill, G. Peter Sarantopoulos, and Kapil Gupta -- Controversies in the management of the regional node basin in cutaneous melanoma / Ioannis Hatzaras and Julie R. Lange -- Adjuvant therapy for melanoma / Tara C. Gangadhar and Lynn M. Schuchter -- RAF kinase inhibitor therapy in melanoma / James J. Harding and Paul B. Chapman -- Emerging targets for melanoma therapy besides BRAF / Young Kwang Chae, Sapna P. Patel, and Kevin B. Kim -- Ipilimumab : the new frontier of T-cell antibodies : a paradigm shift in immuno-oncology / Steven J. O'Day -- Adoptive cell transfer immunotherapy for patients with metastatic melanoma / Crystal J. Hessman [and others] -- Immunotherapies for metastatic melanoma / Kevin Conlon -- Updated approach to the patient with metastatic melanoma / Rodabe N. Amaria and Rene Gonzalez
Control code
828736031
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, [391]-609 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617051616
Lccn
2012042991
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828736031

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