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Nutritional oncology

  • Heber, David.
  • Elsevier-Academic Press
  • 2006
Nutritional oncology
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Nutritional oncology / editor-in-chief, David Heber.
  • Edition
    2nd ed.
  • Publication
    Amsterdam ;Boston : Elsevier-Academic Press, ?006.
  • Author
    Heber, David.
  • Phy Desc.
    1 online resource (xxiv, 822 pages) : illustrations.
  • Bibliography
    Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents Note
    Section I: Biology of Nutrition and Cancer. -- Fundamentals of Human Nutrition. -- Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics. -- Genetics and Epigenetics in Cancer Biology. -- Metabolic Networks in Cancer Cells. -- Energy Balance and Cancer. -- Section II: Epidemiology of Nutrition and Cancer. -- Nutritional Epidemiology. -- Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Cancer. -- Whole Grains and Cancer. -- Obesity and Cancer Risk. -- Nutrition and Tobacco-Related Cancers. -- Alcohol and Cancer. -- Environmental Toxins, Nutrition and Cancer. -- Section III: Biological Approaches to Investigating Nutrition and Cancer. -- Endocrine and Paracrine Factors in Carcinogenesis. -- Oxidation and Antioxidation in Cancer. -- Thiols in Cancer. -- Principles of Tumor Immunology. -- Animal Models in Nutritional Oncology Research. -- Section IV: Gene-Nutrient Interaction and Cancer Prevention. -- The Challenge of Nutrition in Cancer Prevention. -- Dietary Assessment. -- Prostate Cancer. -- Breast Cancer. -- Skin Cancer. -- Colon Cancer. -- Gastric Cancer. -- Pancreatic Cancer. -- Bladder Cancer. -- Leukemia and Lymphoma. -- Section V: Bioactive Food Components and Botanical Approaches to Cancer. -- Dietary Supplements in Cancer Prevention and Therapy. -- Dietary Fiber and Carbohydrates. -- Dietary Lipids. -- Calcium and Vitamin D. -- Soy Isoflavones. -- Selenium. -- Glucosinolates. -- Green Tea. -- Garlic. -- Berries. -- Isoprenoids and Novel Inhibitors of Mevalonate Pathway Activities. -- Section VI: Nutritional Assessment and Support of the Cancer Patient. -- Cancer Anorexia and Cachexia. -- Weight Management in the Breast Cancer Survivor. -- Nutrition Support of the Adult Cancer Patient. -- Assessing Endocrine Effects of Cancer and Ectopic Hormone Syndromes. -- Counseling the Cancer Survivor. -- Nutritional Support and Quality of Life. -- Section VI: Nutrition Implementation Guidelines and Practice. -- Modern Statistical Methods in Clinical Nutrition. -- Evidence-based Practice Management in Cancer Prevention and Treatment. -- Dietary Guidelines in Cancer Prevention. -- The Future of Nutritional Oncology: Gene-Nutrient Interaction.
  • Topical Term
    Cancer Nutritional aspects.
    Cancer Diet therapy.
    Cancer Aspect nutritionnel.
    Cancer Di?toth?rapie.
    MEDICAL Oncology. bisacsh
    HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases Cancer. bisacsh
    Cancer Diet therapy. fast (OCoLC)fst00845350
    Cancer Nutritional aspects. fast (OCoLC)fst00845407
    Neoplasms diet therapy.
    Neoplasms etiology.
    Neoplasms prevention & control.
  • Additional Item
    Print version: Nutritional oncology. 2nd ed. Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier-Academic Press, ?006 0120883937 9780120883936 (DLC) 2005059095 (OCoLC)62755685
  • ISBN
    9780120883936, 0120883937, 0080454178, 9780080454177
  • Language
    English