Many of the most effective treatments for disease have been discovered empir- ically. Nowadays, however, we think that understanding the biology of a disease will lead us to design better treatments, and to improve the application of treatments we already have. To accomplish this, vast sums are expended on cancer research. Even so, to the casual observer of clinical oncology the proliferation of studies and trials of ever-different combinations of therapies looks like empiricism, at the best. In the first part of this book, ...

The Science of Cancer Treatment 2012, Springer

ISBN-13: 9789401068048

Softcover Reprint of the Origi edition

Trade paperback

The Science of Cancer Treatment 1990, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands

ISBN-13: 9780792389057

1990 edition