Lung Cancer: A Practical Approach to Evidence-Based Clinical Evaluation and Management,
Edition 1
By Lynn T. Tanoue, MD and Frank C Detterbeck, MD, FACS, FCCP

Publication Date: 01 Jun 2018

Get a quick, expert overview of the many key facets of lung cancer evaluation and management with this concise, practical resource by Drs. Lynn T. Tanoue and Frank Detterbeck. This easy-to-read reference presents a summary of today’s best evidence-based approaches to diagnosis and management in this critical area.

About the author
By Lynn T. Tanoue, MD, Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary); Clinical Chief, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine; Director, Yale Lung Screening and Nodule Program; Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut; Frank C Detterbeck, MD, FACS, FCCP, Professor of Surgery (Thoracic Surgery); Chief, Thoracic Surgery and Surgical Director, Thoracic Oncology, Yale University, New Haven Connecticut
Table of Contents
Diagnosis and Evaluation

1. The Asymptomatic Patient with a Pulmonary Nodule

2. Evaluation of the Patient with a Radiographic Abnormality Suspicious for Lung Cancer

3. Lung Cancer Classification

Treatment Considerations

4. Treatment of Early Stage NSCLC

5. Curative Intent Treatment of Stage III NSCLC

6. Advanced NSCLC

7. Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer

8. Special Types of Lung Cancer

9. Surveillance and Follow-Up

Organization, Quality and Efficiency of Care Delivery

10. Organization of Lung Cancer Care

11. Achieving Better Quality of Care

Additional Components of Comprehensive Care

12. Tobacco Use Disorder and Treatment

13. Healthy Patients at Risk for Lung Cancer: Whether, How and Who to Screen

14. Symptom Management in Patients with Lung Cancer

15. Diagnosis and Management of Treatment Related Pulmonary Complications


16. Lung Cancer - Where Are We Now and What is the Future?

Book details
ISBN: 9780323485654
Page Count: 350
Retail Price : £76.99