Table of Contents

History of Multiple Myeloma.
Epidemiology of Multiple Myeloma.
Molecular Pathogenesis of Multiple Myeloma: Chromosomal Aberrations, Changes in Gene Expression, Cytokine Networks, and the Bone Marrow Microenvironment.
Angiogenesis and Vasculogenesis in Multiple Myeloma: Role of Inflammatory Cells.
Immunology and Immunotherapeutic Approaches in Multiple Myeloma.
Monoclonal Gammopathy and Smoldering Multiple Myeloma: Diagnosis, Staging, Prognosis, Management.
Imaging in Multiple Myeloma.
Novel Drugs in Myeloma: Harnessing Tumour Biology to Treat Myeloma.
Firstline Treatment and Maintenance in Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma Patients.
High-Dose Therapy and Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation in Patients with Multiple Myeloma.
Therapy of Relapsed and Refractory Multiple Myeloma.
Allogeneic Transplantation in Multiple Myeloma.
Radiotherapy.
Osteoplastic Procedures for the Treatment of Vertebral Complications in Multiple Myeloma Patients.
Supportive Therapy in Multiple Myeloma.