The Cancer Handbook

CSU students and staff can access the full contents of The Cancer Handbook online via the Library’s online reference page at Choose The Cancer Handbook from the alphabetical listing.

The Cancer Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of all major areas of cancer research and oncology.
Features include:
-107 chapters, divided into 6 main sections
-Over 200 contributors drawn from the international biomedical community
-Approximately 800,000 words
-750 illustrations in black and white, and in colour, plus numerous tables and figures
-Extensive article cross-referencing
-Further reading lists for each article
-The Molecular Basis of Cell and Tissue Organisation
-The Causation and Prevention of Cancer
-Diagnostic Imaging and Image-Guided Intervention
-Systemic Oncology
-Pre-Clinical Models for Human Cancer
-The Treatment of Human Cancer