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Management of colorectal cancer.

Management of colorectal cancer.

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Published by NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, in association with FT Healthcare in York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bulletin on the effectiveness of health service interventions for decision makers.

SeriesEffective health care -- vol.3/6
ContributionsNHS Centre for Reviews & Dissemination., FT Healthcare.
The Physical Object
Pagination12p. :
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17269008M

  Colon cancer is most common in people over age Several genes that signal a hereditary predisposition to colon cancer have been identified. For example, mutations in either of two genes, MSH2 and MLH1, can predispose a person to hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer . Colo rectal Cancer: Multimodality Management provides a concise, focused, and current review of the methodological and technological advances that have recently occurred in the management of colorectal cancer. The book has been divided into six basic parts.

Incorporation of new treatment modalities has significantly increased the complexity of the treatment and management of rectal cancer, including perioperative therapy for local advanced disease and organ preservation for those with response to the preoperative treatment. This review may help practitioners better understand the rationale and selection.   Colorectal cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related death in the world. Twenty-five percent of patients present with advanced disease and, despite complete surgical resection of early stage disease, 50% of patients relapse. The treatment of colorectal cancer has advanced rapidly in recent years, and controversies persist regarding optimal management (e.g. whether combination.

Elsewhere colorectal cancer represents % and % of all incident cases in men and women respectively. Large differences exist in survival, according to the stage of disease. It is estimated that deaths from colorectal cancer still occur worldwide annually, and colorectal cancer is the second commonest cause of death from any cancer.   Because of the frequency of colorectal cancer, it seems likely that most surgical procedures will be performed in local or regional hospitals, rather than in highly specialized centers. But there is a need for appropriate surgical training to ensure uniform, high standards of patient care.


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This guideline is relevant to all healthcare professionals who come into contact with patients with colorectal cancer or suspected of having colorectal cancer, as well as to the patients themselves and their carers.

It is also expected that the guideline will be of value to those involved in clinical governance in both primary and secondary care to help ensure that arrangements are in place to. Colorectal Cancer: Diagnosis and Clinical Management provides colorectal surgeons, gastroenterologists and oncologists with an authoritative, practical guide to best practice in the diagnosis and clinical management of colorectal cancer.

Covering all forms of treatment including surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy, it examines the various new and emerging therapies, new strategies for. With international experts sharing their experience and knowledge on these different aspects in the management of colorectal cancer, this book has this opportunity to offer all physicians treating colorectal cancer, as well as researchers, updated information concerning the biology, diagnosis, screening, and treatment of colorectal carcinoma.

This book provides a detailed evaluation of Author: Jindong Chen. This book presents a comprehensive coverage of colorectal cancer liver metastases. Chapters display introductory topics, basic science subjects and practical clinical aspects for general and cancer surgeons, HPB surgeons, clinical oncologists, gastroenterologists, medical residents and interns.

In Colorectal Cancer: Multimodality Management of colorectal cancer. book, Leonard Saltz, MD, has brought together a team of leading clinical, surgical, and radiation oncologists, as well as those specialists involved in pain management, diagnostic imaging, and complementary medicine, to create a unified vision of the many new possibilities for managing colorectal cancer.

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Saltz. Colorectal cancer is one of the commonest cancers affecting individuals across the world. An improvement in survival has been attributed to multidisciplinary management, better diagnostics, improved surgical options for the primary and metastatic disease and advances in adjuvant therapy.

In this book, international experts share their experience and knowledge on these different aspects in Cited by: 1. Colorectal cancer symptoms and signs are in general nonspecific. Unfortunately, the majority of patients with colorectal cancer are diagnosed because they have symptoms or signs.

The most common presenting symptom of colon cancer is vague abdominal pain. In the rectum, patients most frequently complain of blood in the stools. Any patient who presents with either blood in the stools or rectal Cited by: 1. Colorectal cancer is one of the most frequent solid tumors in the Western world.

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Synopsis This book provides a comprehensive review of the clinical management of hereditary colorectal cancer. The text focuses on six distinct patient groups: patients with elderly age-of-onset colorectal cancer and adenomas, patients with hamartomatous colorectal polyps, patients afflicted with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP), patients with attenuated familial adenomatous polyposis.

The first in our new Nurse Expert series, Nurse-led Management of Colorectal Cancer will provide a timely guide to the increasingly important role of the nurse in managing patients with colorectal cancer as part of an effective multidisciplinary team.

Chemotherapy rather than surgery has been the standard management for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. Biologic agents have assumed a major role in the treatment of metastatic cases, with selection increasingly guided by genetic analysis of the tumor.

All aspects of colorectal cancer are covered in this text, including genetics, molecular pathology, and current and developing treatment strategies. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. This book is intended for residents and emergency surgeons, as well as all practictioners who treat colorectal cancer patients, such as gastroenterologists, oncologists, and radiologists.

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Colon cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the colon. The colon is part of the body’s digestive digestive system removes and processes nutrients (vitamins, minerals, carbohydrates, fats, proteins, and water) from foods and helps pass waste material out of the digestive system is made up of the esophagus, stomach, and the small and.

American College of Surgeons N Saint Clair Street Chicago, IL Toll free: (P) (F) (E) [email protected] This book provides a comprehensive review of the clinical management of hereditary colorectal cancer. The text focuses on six distinct patient groups: patients with elderly age-of-onset colorectal can.INTRODUCTION.

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer affecting both males and females in the United States; approximately 70 percent of cases arise in the colon [].Globally, colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in males and .This book aims to provide an integrated and comprehensive approach to colorectal cancer control, delivered by internationally well known and respected authors who write with clarity and authority.

an important component in the management of colorectal cancer liver metastases. Abdul Saied, Steven C. Katz, N. Joseph Espat.