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HDR Brachytherapy for Gynecological (female) Cancers

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37402
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program. [Halifax, NS]: Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1329
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This pamphlet describes the recovery process after High Dose-Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy treatment for gynecological cancers. It outlines what to expect, possible side effects, and details for contacting your health care team with any questions or concerns.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health. Cancer Care Program
Alternate Title
High dose rate brachytherapy for gynecological (female) cancers
Place of Publication
[Halifax, NS]
Publisher
Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (2 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Brachytherapy
Genital Neoplasms, Female - radiotherapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Generative organs, Female--Cancer--Radiotherapy
Radioisotope brachytherapy
Specialty
Gynecology
Radiotherapy
Abstract
This pamphlet describes the recovery process after High Dose-Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy treatment for gynecological cancers. It outlines what to expect, possible side effects, and details for contacting your health care team with any questions or concerns.
Notes
Patient & family guide
Responsibility
prepared by Nova Scotia Cancer Care Program
Pamphlet Number
1329
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Intraperitoneal Cancer Therapy

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat28434
edited by C. William Helm, Robert P. Edwards. --Totowa, NJ: Humana Press , c2007.
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Author
Helm, C. William
Other Authors
Edwards, Robert P
Responsibility
edited by C. William Helm, Robert P. Edwards
Place of Publication
Totowa, NJ
Publisher
Humana Press
Date of Publication
c2007
Series Title
Current clinical oncology
ISBN
9781597451956
Subjects (MeSH)
Colorectal Neoplasms - therapy
Hyperthermia, Induced
Ovarian Neoplasms - therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Abdomen - Surgery
Cancer - Surgery
Gynecology
Notes
"This collaborative work is the result of a gathering of some of the leaders in the field of intraperitoneal chemotherapy for ovarian cancer and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis at an international symposium held at the University of Louisville, Kentucky, in May 2005. All the speakers at that symposium have contributed chapters to this work"-- P. v.
Contents
Management of ovarian cancer : the theory -- Management of ovarian cancer : clinical trials-- A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials -- Immunobiology and intraperitoneal immunobiologics in ovarian cancer -- Intraperitoneal chemotherapy : technique and complications -- Hyperthermia and chemotherapy : the science -- Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy in nongynecologic cancers -- Peritoneal carcinomatosis of colorectal origin -- Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for ovarian cancer : experience in France -- Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for ovarian cancer : world experience -- Techniques of delivering hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy -- Future directions in the delivery of hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy.
Format
e-Book
Location
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