AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook & Calculator for Pocket PCThis leading resource direct from the AJCC brings together all currently available information on staging of cancer and incorporates important newly acquired knowledge.
AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook & Calculator by: Skyscape, last updated: 15/11/2004
Requirements: Windows%XAE CE/Pocket PC: 2.7 MB
About AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook & CalculatorAJCC Cancer Staging Handbook & Calculator
powered by Skyscape Author(s): Frederick L. Greene, Carolinas Medical Center, David L. Page, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Irvin D. Fleming, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, April Fritz, National Cancer Institute, Charles M. Balch, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and A.S.C.O., Daniel G. Haller, University of Pennsylvania Health System & Monica Morrow, Northwestern University School of MedicinePublisher: Springer-Verlag, Inc. From the AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook, Sixth Edition, prepared by the American Joint Committee on Cancer, AJCC TNM contains the complete text of the Handbook inside your PDA.
Used by physicians and health care professionals worldwide to facilitate the uniform description of neoplastic diseases, the fully revised and updated Sixth Edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Handbookbrings together all currently available information on staging of cancer at various anatomic sites and incorporates newly acquired knowledge on the etiology and pathology of cancer. The Sixth Edition includes major revisions to the chapters on breast and melanoma as well as important changes in sites such as thyroid, liver, colon, kidney and more.
Now, the full TNM classification is at your fingertipsГў??along with a unique Staging Calculator which allows you to enter T,N,M variables and determine the stage instantly. An index of the latest ICD codes facilitates quick searching and a comprehensive index of the Survival Curves featured in the Sixth Edition will give you instant access to the latest data. As proper classification and staging allowthe physician to determine treatment more appropriately, evaluate results of management more reliably, and compare worldwide statistics reported from various institutions on a local, regional, and national basis more confidently, cancer physicians can't afford to be without the full AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook inside their PDAs. (Note: all of the TNM staging information included in the Sixth Edition is uniform between the AJCC and the UICC - International Union Against Cancer).
Get the calculations you need quickly and simply:
Tap on the TNM icon to get the staging table
Tap on the TNM icon again to get the calculator
Tap on the Tumor size in the T column (T0 - T4)
Tap on the Node size is the N column (N0 - N3)
Tap on the Metastisized in the M column (M0-M1)
The calculated stage will appear in Red at the top!
The Sixth Edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Handbook remains the essential reference for oncologists, pathologists, surgeons, cancerregistrars, and medical professionals worldwide to assure that all thosetaking care of cancer patients will be trained in the language of cancerstaging.
With Skyscape's patented smARTlink™ technology, AJCC-TNM can easily cross-index with other clinical and drug prescription products from Skyscape to provide a powerful and integrated source of clinical information that you can carry with you wherever you go!