Prognostic factors in the treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma at a large tertiary referral center Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mesothelioma
  • Pleural Neoplasms

abstract

  • In addition to tumor histology and pathologic stage, predictors of survival include gender, asbestos exposure, smoking, symptoms, laterality, and clinical stage. Surgical resection in a multimodality setting was associated with improved survival.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/JTO.0b013e31815608d9

PubMed ID

  • 17909360

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 957

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 2

number

  • 10