A MCQ and Case Study-Based Review
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Murat Beyzadeoglu graduated from Cerrahpasa Medical School at the University of Istanbul in 1982 before going on to specialize in radiation oncology. He worked at the Department of Clinical Oncology at the Royal Marsden Hospital, London, and then became an Assistant Professor at Gulhane Military Medical School in Ankara. After working as the Turkish National Military Representative at SHAPE Medical Center, Mons, Belgium, and the Jules Bordet Cancer Institute in Brussels, he became first Assistant Professor, then Associate Professor, and finally Professor and Chairman at the Department of Radiation Oncology at Gulhane Military Medical School. From 2008 to 2010 he also served as President of the Balkan Military Medical Committee. Professor Beyzadeoglu is the editor of a previous Springer book, Basic Radiation Oncology , and has authored numerous articles in peerreviewed journals and book chapters.
Gokhan Ozyigit graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine (English Group) in 1996 and then obtained ECFMG Certifi cation in the USA. In 2001 he completed his Residency at the Department of Radiation Oncology at Hacettepe University. He later became a Research Fellow at the Departments of Radiation Oncology at Washington University and The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. In 2004 he was appointed Assistant Professor at the Department of Radiation Oncology at Hacettepe University and in 2006 became an Associate Professor there. Dr. Oz
yigit is an editorial board member of several international journals. He is also a reviewer or advisor for a number of other international journals, co-editor of three previous books, and has authored numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters.
Ugur Selek graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine (English Group) in 1997 and went on to obtain ECFMG Certifi cation in the USA. In 2001 he completed his Residency at the Department of Radiation Oncology at Hacettepe University and then became a Clinical Fellow at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. In 2003 he returned to the Department of Radiation Oncology at Hacettepe University and subsequently became fi rst an Assistant Professor and then an Associate Professor. Since 2009 he has been working at the M.D. Anderson Radiation Oncology Center at the American Hospital-Istanbul and Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Selek is the author of numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals as well as several book chapters.
'Radiation Oncology: MCQs for Exams' (ROME) will cover the essential aspects of radiation physics, radiobiology, and clinical radiation oncology designed to meet the needs of a large scale of examinees. Topics of this new book will be in the order of our previous "Basic Radiation Oncology" (Springer, 2010) with additional two new chapters (Pediatric tumors and Rare tumors-Benign Diseases) making a total of 15 chapters and instead of old style question and answer format,current MCQ examination pattern helpful for both oral exams and written exams is used in this comprehensive bedside recall book complementing the "Basic Radiation Oncology"1st Edition.
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
; April 2012
497 pages; ISBN 9783642279881Read online
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Title: Radiation Oncology
Author: Murat Beyzadeoglu; Gokhan Ozyigit; Ugur Selek
Radiation Physics.-Radiobiology.-Clinical Radiation Oncology.-Central Nervous System Tumors.-Head and Neck Cancers.-Lung Cancer.-Breast Cancer.-Genitourinary System Cancers.-Gynecological Cancers.-Gastrointestinal System Cancers.-Soft Tissue Sarcoma.-Skin Cancer.-Lymphomas and Total Body Irradiation.-Pediatric Tumors.-Rare tumors and Benign Diseases.
In the press
“This is an excellent review of the Radiation Oncology which is complete and comprehensive in scope. … I highly recommend this book as a stand-alone text and review for the Radiation Physics and Radiation Oncology clinical board exams. Residents will find this book a good review and reference book for training. Students of medical physics can also benefit here.” (Joseph J. Grenier, Amazon.com, July, 2015)
“The book meets its goal of providing the reader with a ‘practical and user-friendly means for self-assessment and revision’ in the area of radiation oncology. I consider this book a welcome addition to my scientific library, therefore I recommend “Radiation oncology: a MCQ and case study-based review’ to medical physicists, both registrars and experienced, with interest in clinical radiation oncology.” (Loredana G. Marcu, Australasian Physical & Engineering Sciences in Medicine, Vol. 35, 2012)