Cancer Control Journal

This peer-reviewed journal contains articles on the spectrum of actions and approaches needed to reduce the impact of human malignancy.



October 2005


Melanoma: Changes Below the Surface (PDF file: 36 KB)
Adil Daud, MD, and Vernon K. Sondak, MD


Chemoprevention of Melanoma: Theoretical and Practical Considerations (CME) (PDF file: 92 KB)
Marie-France Demierre, MD, FRCPC, and Vernon K. Sondak, MD

Cutaneous Melanoma: Prognostic Factors (CME) (PDF file: 204 KB)
Jade Homsi, MD, Mohammed Kashani-Sabet, MD, Jane L. Messina, MD, and Adil Daud, MD

Sentinel Node Biopsy for Thin Melanomas: Which Patients Should Be Considered? (CME) (PDF file: 168 KB)
Christopher A. Puleo, PA-C, Jane L. Messina, MD, Adam I. Riker, MD, L. Frank Glass, MD, Christopher Nelson, MD, C. Wayne Cruse, MD, Timothy M. Johnson, MD, and Vernon K. Sondak, MD

Choices in Adjuvant Therapy of Melanoma (CME) (PDF file: 92 KB)
David H. Lawson, MD

Head and Neck Melanoma (CME) (PDF file: 136 KB)
Matthew A. Kienstra, MD, and Tapan A. Padhya, MD
Enhanced Detection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma (CME) (PDF file: 304 KB)
Motawa E. El-Houseini, PhD, Mohammed S. Mohammed, PhD, Wael M. Elshemey, PhD, Tarek D. Hussein, PhD, Omar S. Desouky, PhD, and Anwar A. Elsayed, PhD
Review of Fluorine-18-2–Fluoro-2-Deoxy-D-Glucose Positron Emission Tomography (FDG-PET) in the Follow-Up of Medullary and Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinomas (CME) (PDF file: 132 KB)
Nasim Khan, MD, PhD, Noboru Oriuchi, MD, PhD, Tetsuya Higuchi, MD, PhD, and Keigo Endo, MD, PhD


Ten Best Readings Relating to Melanoma (PDF file: 52 KB)
Adil Daud, MD

Selected Clinical Research Protocols Relating to Melanoma (PDF file: 40 KB)

Index for Volume 12 (PDF file: 60 KB)

Peer Reviewers for 2005 (PDF file: 36 KB)




The paintings included in this issue have been provided courtesy of Callan Fine Art in New Orleans, Louisiana. The gallery’s collection focuses on European and American art from the 19th and early 20th century, including academic, pastoral, neoclassic, impressionist, modern, and contemporary paintings. The gallery is located at 240 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70130. Telephone: (504) 524-0025. Website:

Edmond Louyot, 1861-1909. The Little Gardeners; Oil on canvas, 38 1/2″ × 27″.

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Eugenio Eduardo Zampighi, 1859-1944. The Peasant Family. Oil on canvas, 21 3/4″ × 30 1/4″.
Bernard Jean Corneille Pothast, 1882-1966. Playing with Baby. Oil on canvas, 20″× 24 1⁄4″.
Hans Dahl, 1849-1937,Sharing a Joke. Oil on canvas, 37 3⁄4″ × 61 1⁄2″.
William Lee, 1810-1865, Le Retour de Cythere. Oil on canvas, 39″ × 40 7⁄8″.
Charles Joseph Frederic Soulacroix, 1825-1879. Betrothed. Oil on canvas, 24 7⁄8″ × 33″.
Alfred Augustus Glendening Jr., 1861-1907. Cattle Watering, North Wales. Oil on canvas, 16″ × 26″.
Paul Desire Trouillebert, 1829-1900. Au Bord de La Loire a Montsoreau. Oil on canvas, 15″ × 22 1⁄4″.