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Breast Disease for Clinicians

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Published by McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing .
Written in English


  • Gynaecology & obstetrics,
  • Oncology,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Diagnosis,
  • Breast Cancer,
  • Gynecology,
  • Primary care (Medicine),
  • Medical,
  • Gynecology & Obstetrics,
  • Diseases,
  • Reference,
  • Breast,
  • Treatment,
  • Cancer

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsBarbara Bourne Bennett (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8222665M
ISBN 100838505147
ISBN 109780838505144

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With a high number of colored illustrations and edited by highly experienced clinicians, this work enables readers to gain an interdisciplinary perspective on breast diseases. Contributions from an international team of experts present invaluable insight into clinical practice across different settings. This book is an excellent resource to improve the understanding of breast diseases, recognize and manage problems encountered in breast imaging and clinical management of the breast diseases. With forty four chapters, this volume is divided into six sections on screening of breast cancer, imaging modalities, benign breast disorders, interventional procedures, pathological considerations and breast : Springer India.   Jay R. Harris, Marc E. Lippman, C. Kent Osborne, Monica Morrow. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, - Medical - pages. 0 Reviews. Completely revised and updated, and now in full color. This book will be of interest to physicians who deal with breast diseases and wish to improve their knowledge through exposure to state-of-the-art data and best practices advice. It is also directed to medical students and residents in training within mastology.

Breast Disease: Comprehensive Management provides a clear, concise source of information in order to make real-life, evidence-based decisions for all aspects of breast disease, both benign and malignant. The volume provides the latest breakthroughs in breast cancer research, ranging from paradigm. Offsetting these limitations is Table , a gem that provides a well-referenced summary of relative breast-cancer risks that are associated with various pathologically defined benign breast diseases. The book would have been strengthened by a discussion of common clinical presentations of benign breast disease -- for example, generalized lumpiness, dominant lumps, and both cyclical and noncyclical breast pain Cited by: 7.   The ABC of breast disease also covers knowledge on congenital problems, mastalgia and breast infection with epidemiology, screening, and diagnosis of disease. This book is written by highly experts people who have a vast knowledge of breast disease and they deal with these kinds of diseases routinely. Clinical examination had accuracy of 88%, USG had accuracy of %, FNAC had 93% and mammography had % accuracy foe diagnosing benign breast sions: Benign breast diseases are.

Metrics Breast Disease is a peer-reviewed journal publishing papers on topics such as basic cellular and molecular biology, epidemiology, genetics, clinical research, imaging, and social and legal issues. The journal publishes research articles and reviews. It serves as a quick reference book that gives the most up-to-date routine practical management strategies of breast cancer. Written and edited by leading experts, this handbook focuses on the application of conventional and novel treatment strategies to the care of patients with malignant breast disease and all stages of breast cancer. TY - BOOK. T1 - Diseases of the breast. T2 - Fifth edition. AU - Harris, Jay R. AU - Lippman, Marc E. AU - Morrow, Monica. AU - Kent Osborne, C. PY - /5/ Y1 - /5/ N2 - Stay on top of the latest knowledge in the field with this must-have resource for all clinicians who treat breast diseases.   Diagnosis of the breast cancer is made based on history, physical examination, mammograms and/or ultrasound findings and the pathologic assessment of specimens. Once a diagnosis of breast cancer is made, the type of therapy offered to a breast cancer patient is determined by the stage of the disease.