By Charles S. Cleeland, Michael J. Fisch, Adrian J. Dunn
Melanoma Symptom technology is the 1st interdisciplinary compilation of study at the mechanisms underlying the expression of cancer-related indicators. It provides strategies in scientific, animal and in vitro study, examine equipment in mind imaging, and statistical-descriptive ways to realizing the mechanistic foundation of symptom expression. This quantity additionally presents views from sufferers, govt and undefined. via accumulating and synthesizing the constructing threads of recent techniques to realizing cancer-related signs, the ebook promotes a pioneering framework for merging behavioral and organic disciplines to elucidate mechanisms of symptom evolution, incorporating new applied sciences, checking out novel brokers for symptom regulate, and bettering sufferer functioning and caliber of lifestyles either in the course of and after melanoma remedy. With a professional editorial group led through Charles S. Cleeland, an internationally-recognized chief in melanoma discomfort review and therapy, this is often crucial studying for surgical, medical and scientific oncologists, educational researchers, and pharmaceutical businesses constructing new brokers to manage symptom expression
Preface; Foreword; half I. advent: 1. creation to melanoma Symptom technology Charles S. Cleeland, Adrian J. Dunn and Michael J. Fisch; 2. studying the mechanisms underlying the indications of sufferers with melanoma Adrian J. Dunn; three. Cytokines, illness habit: a version for melanoma indicators Steven S. Zalcman, Randall T. Woodruff, Ruchika Mohla and Allan Siegal; half II. melanoma Symptom Mechanisms and versions: medical and easy technology: four. The scientific technological know-how of melanoma ache overview and administration Russell okay. Portenoy and Victor T. Chang; five. discomfort: simple technology: 5a. Mechanisms of disease-related soreness in melanoma: insights from the research of bone tumors Patrick W. Mantyh and Juan Miguel Jimenez Andrade; 5b. Neuropathic ache: easy technological know-how Patrick M. Dougherty and Haijun Zhang; 6. Cognitive disorder: is chemobrain genuine? Christina A. Meyers and Jeffrey S. Wefel; 7. Cognitive impairment: simple technology Perry N. Fuchs, Jessica A. Boyette-Davis and Adrian J. Dunn; eight. melancholy in melanoma: pathophysiology on the mind-body interface Andrew H. Miller, Michael A. Burke and Charles L. Raison; nine. Depressive disease: uncomplicated technology: 9a. Animal versions of depressed temper and disorder habit Adrian J. Dunn; 9b. From irritation to ailment and melancholy: the cytokine connection Robert Dantzer and Keith W. Kelly; 10. Cancer-related fatigue: scientific technology Xin Shelley Wang; eleven. constructing translational animal types of cancer-related fatigue Mary W. Meagher; 12. melanoma anorexia/weight loss syndrome Aminah Jatoi and Nisha Lassi; thirteen. urge for food loss/cachexia: uncomplicated technological know-how Tristin D. Brisbois-Clarkson, Wendy V. Wismer and Vickie E. Baracos; 14. Sleep and its issues: scientific technological know-how Sofia Ancoli-Israel and Lianqi Liu; 15. Sleep and its problems Mark R. Opp and Luca Imeri; sixteen. Proteins and indicators Bang-Ning Lee and James M. Reuben; 17. Genetic methods to treating and combating indicators in sufferers with melanoma Quiling Shi and Charles S. Cleeland; 18. sensible imaging of indicators T. Dorina Papageorgiou, Edward F. Jackson and Javier O. Valenzuela; 19. High-dose remedy and posttransplantation symptom burden: notable a stability Sergio A. Giralt and Loretta A. Williams; half III. scientific views in Symptom administration and learn: 20. selling symptom examine in cooperative teams Lynne I. Wagner and David Cella; 21. functional elements of symptom administration in sufferers with melanoma Richard T. Lee and Michael J. Fisch; half IV. Symptom dimension: 22. Symptom dimension through sufferer document Charles S. Cleeland and Tito R. Mendoza; 23. The economics of cancer-related signs: valuing supportive care interventions Lesley-Ann Miller and Jane C. Weeks; 24. Longitudinal types for indicators Diane L. Fairclough; 25. Bayesian adaptive layout: a brand new method of try out the effectiveness of symptom-reducing brokers utilizing patient-reported results Valen E. Johnson and Tito R. Mendoza; half V. govt and views: 26. selling melanoma symptom technology learn Ann O'Mara and Maria Sgambati; 27. constructing symptom administration medications Joanna M. Brell and Lori M. Minasian; 28. Cancer-related signs: matters for attention in drug and healing organic product label claims within the usa Jane A. Scott; 29. Symptom examine: taking a look forward Charles S. Cleeland, Adrian J. Dunn and Michael J. Fisch; Index
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