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U.S. Cancer Report: November 2015: The Newest Anticancer Treatments for Cancer Patients Mda Press

U.S. Cancer Report: November 2015: The Newest Anticancer Treatments for Cancer Patients

Mda Press

Published October 26th 2015
ISBN : 9780996977005
Paperback
142 pages
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Paradigm of anticancer treatments is shifting rapidly. Cutting-edge anticancer treatment methods are appearing, such as effective immunotherapy drugs, a patients own stem cell culture treatment, Da Vinci robotic surgery that exceeds human hands inMoreParadigm of anticancer treatments is shifting rapidly. Cutting-edge anticancer treatment methods are appearing, such as effective immunotherapy drugs, a patients own stem cell culture treatment, Da Vinci robotic surgery that exceeds human hands in terms of precision, cutting-edge proton therapy and personalized treatment utilizing Big Data of supercomputers. U.S. CANCER REPORT speedily delivers the newest anticancer treatment methods related to cancer every month with a focus on the medical arena in the U.S., which is the nation with the most advanced anticancer treatments.ContentsChapter 1. The Newest Cancer Treatments1.1. Anticancer Immunotherapy1.1.1. Clinical Data of Pembrolizumab on 13 Cancer Types Announced1.1.2. Pharmaceutical Companies Concentrating Efforts into Development of Antitumor Immunotherapy Drug1.1.3. A Gene that Helps Cancer Cells Found, Development of New Immuno-Oncology Drug Expected1.1.4. Aspirin May be Able to Enhance Effectiveness of Immuno-Oncology Drugs1.1.5. Hopes that Immuno-Oncology Drugs will Become the Miraculous Cure for Cancer1.1.6 .Roche CEO: To Overcome Cancer within 5-10 Years1.1.7 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Awarded to Three Scientists who Developed DNA Repair Cancer Treatment Method1.2. Chemoradiation Therapy1.2.1. Mayo Clinic Starts Advanced Proton Beam Therapy System1.2.2. Removing Cancer Cells via Radiation, Possible for Elderly Patients as Well1.3. Surgical Treatment1.3.1. Robotic Surgery for Cancer, Effective but Requires Expertise and Technological Prowess1.3.2. For Some Cancers, Wait and See Approach Necessary Rather Than Surgery1.4. Cancer Treatments Using Supercomputer1.4.1. IBMs Supercomputer Watson: Challenge at Treating Cancer1.4.2. Global Medical Giants Participating in the Watson Ecosystem1.4.3. IBM: to Provide Treatment Guide to Cancer Centers1.4.4. The Era of Computers Diagnosing Cancer Instead of Doctors Approaching1.5. Other Cancer Treatments1.5.1. Clinical Trial of Treatment Method that Only Kills Cancer Cells with Heat, Approved by th FDA1.5.2. Implant that Captures Cancer Cells Wandering in the Bloodstream Developed1.5.3. Wireless Data Transmission by Implanting Sensor in Cancer Tissue1.5.4. The U.S. FDA Approval of Varubi, Vomiting Blocker for Nausea after Chemotherapy1.5.5. Cancer Cells, Transformation to Malignant Cancer Stem Cells When Stressed1.5.6. Medicinal-Use Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells1.5.7. Chemotherapy on Terminal Cancer Patients May Even Lower the Quality of Patients Lives1.5.8. Launch of Blood Test to Detect Cancer for General PopulationChapter 2. Disease-specific Cancer Treatments2.1. Lung Cancer2.2. Liver Cancer2.3. Colon Cancer2.4. Prostate Cancer2.5. Breast Cancer2.6. Ovarian Cancer2.7. Skin Cancer2.8. Blood Cancer2.9. Childrens Cancer2.10. Oral Cancer2.11. Kidney Cancer2.12. Bladder Cancer