TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours (UICC)
TNM MobileEdition includes the complete text of TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, Fifth Edition, plus integrated, explanatory text from TNM Supplement, Second Edition. This application also introduces the first mobile, interactive tumour staging calculator that automatically stages the progress of disease after the physician enters the T, N, and M components for a given patient.
TNM MobileEdition will be an indispensable tool for all oncologists and other professionals who employ the TNM classification system in assessing the diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of patients with cancer.
⋅Matches the standards outline in TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, Fifth Edition (1997).
⋅Classification System is identical to the AJCC TNM system.
⋅Applicable for Palm Operating Systems only.
TNM Classification of Malignant TumoursFifth EditionTNM is the most widely used system for classifying the extent of cancer spread. The Fifth Edition contains important new additions and modifications. Among these are:∗ A revised classification of nasopharyngeal carcinoma reflecting the needs of radiotherapists∗ A revised testis tumour classification that incorporates serum markers into staging∗ A new classification of gestational trophoblastic tumours that combines anatomic with nonanatomic risk factors∗ A new classification of fallopian tube carcinomas∗ Important changes in the classification of prostate, bladder, and kidney tumours reflecting advances in urology∗ Changes in the regional lymph node classification of gastric carcinoma∗ Expansion of the soft tissue tumour classificationThese and other changes will enhance the value of TNM in treatment planning and as a prognostic indicator.
*An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Formats for this Ebook
|Required Software||Any PDF Reader, Apple Preview|
|Supported Devices||Windows PC/PocketPC, Mac OS, Linux OS, Apple iPhone/iPod Touch.|
|# of Devices||Unlimited|
|Flowing Text / Pages||Pages|
- PDF | 256 pages
- Leslie H. Sobin(Editor) Christian Wittekind(Editor)
- Wiley-Blackwell; Fifth Edition edition (16 May 1997)
- Health, Family & Lifestyle
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