Hepatocellular Carcinoma:

Targeted Therapy and Multidisciplinary Care

  • Kelly M. McMasters

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Manal M. Hassan, Ahmed O. Kaseb
    Pages 1-19
  3. Maria Luisa Balmer, Jean-François Dufour
    Pages 21-34
  4. Gregory Y. Lauwers
    Pages 35-53
  5. Ryota Masuzaki, Masao Omata
    Pages 55-68
  6. Hari Nathan, Timothy M. Pawlik
    Pages 69-80
  7. Carlo M. Contreras, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey, Kelly M. McMasters
    Pages 81-88
  8. Charles E. Woodall III, Robert C. G. Martin II, Kelly M. McMasters, Charles R. Scoggins
    Pages 99-108
  9. Daria Zorzi, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey, Eddie K. Abdalla
    Pages 109-134
  10. David C. Madoff, Rony Avritscher
    Pages 153-183
  11. Luca Viganò, Daniel Cherqui
    Pages 185-206
  12. Thomas A. Aloia, A. Osama Gaber, R. Mark Ghobrial
    Pages 219-237
  13. Robin D. Kim, Alan W. Hemming
    Pages 239-259
  14. E. Ramsay Camp, Nestor F. Esnaola, Steven A. Curley
    Pages 261-273
  15. Robert C. G. Martin
    Pages 275-285
  16. Christos Georgiades, Jean-Francois Geschwind
    Pages 287-297
  17. Robert C.G. Martin, Stewart Carter
    Pages 299-317
  18. Ravi Murthy, Pritesh Mutha, Sanjay Gupta
    Pages 319-335
  19. Daniel Palmer, Philip J. Johnson
    Pages 337-353
  20. Jonas W. Feilchenfeldt, Eileen M. O’Reilly, Costantine Albany, Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa
    Pages 355-368
  21. Ahmed O. Kaseb, Melanie B. Thomas
    Pages 369-382
  22. Kelly M. McMasters, Jean-Nicolas Vauthey
    Pages 383-391
  23. Back Matter
    Pages 393-415

About this book


Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Targeted Therapy provides a detailed repository of the latest information regarding HCC epidemiology, diagnosis, imaging, pathology, staging, and treatment options. This volume also provides an up-to-date guide for treatment that explores not only traditional treatments, but newer investigational treatment options including surgical resection, liver transplantation, ablation (radiofrequency, microwave), percutaneous ethanol or acetic acid injection, transarterial chemoembolization (TACE), intra-arterial radiation therapy, and systemic chemotherapy. Heptocellular Carcinoma: Targeted Therapy will be of great value to all health care professionals and trainees worldwide who have an interest in the diagnosis and treatment of HCC, including surgeons, medical oncologists, radiologists, radiation oncologists, and pathologists.


Bead Therapy HCC Intra-arterial Chemotherapy Intra-arterial Radiation Liver Resection Microwave Ablation TACE (transarterial chemoembolization)

Editors and affiliations

  • Kelly M. McMasters
    • 1
  1. 1.Ambulatory Care Building, 2nd Floor, Department of SurgeryUniversity of LouisvilleLouisvilleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60327-521-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60327-522-4
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