Predictors of outcomes after surgical treatment of synchronous primary lung cancers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Neoplasms, Multiple Primary

abstract

  • An aggressive surgical approach to patients with apparent SPLC can result in survival that is comparable with patients with single lung cancers of similar stage. The Martini and Melamed criteria and histologic subtyping can identify appropriate patients for resection. Female gender was associated with superior OS.

publication date

  • February 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/JTO.0b013e3181c814c5

PubMed ID

  • 20101145

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 197

end page

  • 205

volume

  • 5

number

  • 2