Textbook of Lung Cancer, by H Hansen Heine

By H Hansen Heine

Textbook of Lung melanoma, second version, released in organization with the ecu Society of clinical Oncology, is a accomplished and multidisciplinary textual content, which examines all points of this disorder, with contributions from a multinational staff of authors on etiology, epidemiology, molecular biology, pathology, smoking, detection and administration, medical positive aspects, staging and prognostic elements, surgical procedure, radiotherapy and chemotherapy. It presents crucial details and assistance for expert trainees in oncology, and for the numerous physicians and experts thinking about the sector of lung melanoma.

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12. Doll R, Hill AB. A study of the aetiology of carcinoma of the lung. BMJ 1952; ii: 1271–86. 13. US Public Health Services, Smoking and Health. Report of the Advisory Committee to the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service. US Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Public Health Service, Center for Disease Control, DHEW Publication 1103: Washington, DC, 1964. 14. United States Surgeon General, Smoking and Health. A Report of the Surgeon General. US Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Public Health Service, DHEW Publication (PHS) 79-50066: Washington, DC, 1979.

23,24 These policies may have been enabled by the limited influence of the tobacco lobby in these countries. The experience in Finland provides convincing evidence of the favorable impact, after a relatively short delay, of well-targeted large-scale interventions on the most common cause of cancer death and of premature mortality in general. With specific reference to women, current rates in most European countries (except the UK and Ireland) are still substantially lower than in the USA, where lung cancer is now the leading cause of cancer death in females.

Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1990. 26. Shimizu Y, Kato H, Schull WJ et al. Life Span Study Report 11, Part 1: Comparison of Risk Coefficients for Site Specific Cancer Mortality Based on the DS86 and T65DR Shielded Kerma and Organ Doses. Radiation Effects Research Foundation Technical Report 12–87. Hiroshima: Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 1987. 27. Smith PG, Doll R. Mortality among patients with ankylosing spondylitis after a single treatment course with X-rays. BMJ 1982; 284: 449–54. 28. IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer), Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risk to Humans.

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