Thoracic Tumors, WHO Classification of Tumours
|Date de parution||20 avril 2021|
|Nombre de pages||500|
|Dimension||21 x 27|
Descriptif détaillé : Thoracic Tumors, WHO Classification of Tumours. Fifth edition
The WHO Classification of Tumours series (also known as the WHO Blue Books) is considered as the gold standard for the diagnosis of tumours and constitutes a unique synthesis of histopathological diagnosis with digital and molecular pathology.
The WHO Classification of Tumours books are authoritative and concise references, providing essential international standards for anyone involved in the care of patients with cancer or in cancer research, founding individual patient treatment as well as research into all aspects of cancer causation, prevention, therapy, and education.
What is new to the Fifth Edition of the Who Classification of Tumours ?
The Fifth edition, guided by the WHO Classification of Tumours Editorial Board, establishes a single coherent cancer classification presented across a collection of individual volumes organized on the basis of anatomical site (digestive system, breast, soft tissue and bone, etc.) and structured in a systematic manner, with each tumour type listed within a taxonomic classification: site, category, family (class), type, and subtype.
In each volume, the entities are now listed from benign to malignant and are described under an updated set of headings, including histopathology, diagnostic molecular pathology, staging, and easy-to-read essential and desirable diagnostic criteria.
"Thoracic Tumours" is centered on the study of tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart. The book contains more than 1000 high-quality images and more than 3500 references.
Who could be interested in the Fifth Edition of Thoracic Tumours - Who Classification of Tumours ?
- Respiratory physicians
- Thoracic radiologists
- Cancer researchers
- Cancer registrars
Who are the authors of the Fifth Edition of Thoracic Tumours - Who Classification of Tumours ?
This volume was prepared by 217 authors and editors, and contributors from around the world.