Carlos A. Perez, MD | Authors

Cervical Cancer

November 01, 2015

This management guide covers the screening, diagnosis, staging, and treatment of cervical cancers.

Cancer Management Chapter 17: Cervical cancer

March 08, 2010

Of the predominant gynecologic cancers, cancer of the uterine cervix is the least common, with only 11,270 new cases anticipated in the United States in 2009. Nevertheless, approximately 4,070 women die of cancer of the uterine cervix annually in the United States.

Current Status of Radiation in the Treatment of Breast Cancer

April 01, 2001

Dr. Small is to be commended for a well-written succinct review of the role of radiation therapy in the treatment of breast cancer. As he notes, there is still controversy in the management of these patients. However, as more evidence-based data are accumulated, the role of radiation therapy is being clarified.

Imaging Prostate Cancer: Current and Future Applications

March 01, 2001

The authors have done an excellent job of preparing a complete and unbiased review of various imaging modalities that are currently available or being developed for the evaluation of patients with carcinoma of the prostate. In addition to the review of the literature, the authors have succinctly summarized the technical details that allow the uninitiated to understand the basic principles of these imaging technologies.