Hoboken, NJ, May 11, 2005 Global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the July 2005 publication of the fifth edition of the International Union Against Cancer (UICC)'s TNM Atlas. The Atlas is a companion guide to the best-selling TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours, Sixth Edition. TNM is the internationally approved system for staging cancer developed by the UICC.
TNM Atlas: Illustrated Guide to the TNM Classification of Malignant Tumors, Fifth Edition, presents 505 detailed illustrations of tumors and malignancies, including new figures of the revised classifications outlined in the sixth edition of TNM Classification of Malignant Tumours.
The new figures in the TNM Atlas include illustrations of head and neck tumors, digestive system tumors, lung and pleural tumors, tumors of bone and soft tissues, skin tumors, breast tumors, gynecological tumors, urological tumors, ophthalmic tumors, Hodgkin lymphoma, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Wiley will distribute the TNM Atlas on behalf of the UICC throughout the Western hemisphere - including Canada, the United States, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean Islands, Mexico, Central American, and South America. The UICC is the internationally renowned organization whose purpose is to promote effective action to prevent and reduce cancer mortality and to improve the quality of life of cancer patients and their families throughout the world.
Page: 1 Related medicine news :1
Contact: Stacy Smith
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
. The Society of Hospital Medicine and Wiley to launch InfoPOEMs for hospitalists2
. Wiley acquires HEED, the worlds leading Health Economic Evaluations Database3
. Wiley to assume publication of Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine4
. Wiley expands partnership with Skyscape5
. Wiley announces partnership with NASPGHAN and AASLD6
. Crohns & Colitis Foundation of America selects Wiley to publish Inflammatory Bowel Diseases7
. Wiley wins two 2005 PSP awards and three honorable mentions8
. Wiley acquires InfoPOEM, Inc.9
. New book on independent living through smart technologies available from Wiley10
. SAGE to publish British Journal of Infection Control11
. EVEREST data on use of tolvaptan published in JAMA and featured at ACC