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February 17, 1989

Female Genital Cancer

Author Affiliations

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Houston

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center Houston

JAMA. 1989;261(7):1067-1068. doi:10.1001/jama.1989.03420070117045

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Female Genital Cancer is a comprehensive volume prepared by authoritative contributors and covering not only the complete spectrum of diseases but also techniques of research and of clinical care.

Its three editors are highly qualified. Dr Gusberg has extensive experience in medical publishing. He was the founding editor of the journal Gynecologic Oncology and is the author of previous books on female genital cancer. As a former president of the American Cancer Society, he brings to this volume in his introduction the extensive knowledge about cancer incidence that the Society collects annually. He is a clinician, teacher, and leader in many specialty societies.

Dr Shingleton is an authority on diverse aspects of the treatment of female genital cancer and on clinical investigation. As a director of a fellowship training program, he has brought his extensive clinical and teaching experience to the six well-organized and clear chapters to which he has