This book reviews the recent progress made in the prevention,
diagnosis, and treatment of esophageal cancer. Epidemiology,
molecular biology, pathology, staging, and prognosis are first
discussed. The radiologic assessment of esophageal cancer and the
role of endoscopy in diagnosis, staging, and management are then
described. The principles of surgical resection, radiation therapy,
and systemic chemotherapy for esophageal cancer are explained, and... more...