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The non-surgical management of advanced head and neck cancer

Frances Calman

in Palliative Care Consultations in Head and Neck Cancer

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198530749
eISBN:
9780191730467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198530749.003.0003
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

This chapter discusses non-surgical management of advanced head and neck cancer. The first section looks at the choice of treatment modality, along with radiotherapy treatment and systemic ... More


Interventions, Educational and Therapeutic

Barbara Jo Fidler, Nicholas Bala, and Michael A. Saini

in Children Who Resist Postseparation Parental Contact: A Differential Approach for Legal and Mental Health Professionals

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199895496
eISBN:
9780199980086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895496.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Various mental health interventions, approaches, and strategies are discussed in the literature for responding to cases when alienation or other parent-child contact problems are present. Deciding ... More


Early decompression of the spinal cord following injury: arguments for and against

W. S. El Masri and D. V. Meerkotter

in Spinal Cord Dysfunction: Volume II: Intervention and Treatment

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192617873
eISBN:
9780191724312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192617873.003.0002
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

The management of the traumatized spinal cord has remained controversial over the past half century. Arguments for and against each treatment modality exist. Each is equally likely to be adopted or ... More


Shifting Disease Ontologies

Stefan Timmermans and Mara Buchbinder

in Saving Babies?: The Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226924977
eISBN:
9780226924991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226924991.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter introduces population-based screening programs as a technological catalyst. Such technological change agents are insufficient to consolidate new realities for diseases. Social scientists ... More


The Sex Offender in Juvenile Court

in An American Travesty: Legal Responses to Adolescent Sexual Offending

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226983578
eISBN:
9780226983592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226983592.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter outlines the strategic objectives and assumptions of modern juvenile courts in delinquency cases, and measures these assumptions against the known facts about adolescent sex offending ... More


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