Contemporary results of surgical resection of non-small cell lung cancer after induction therapy: A review of 549 consecutive cases Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Pneumonectomy

abstract

  • Our current experience shows that resection of non-small cell lung cancer after induction therapy, including pneumonectomy, is associated with low mortality. PPO pulmonary function is the strongest predictor of operative risk and should be used to select patients for surgery.

publication date

  • September 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/JTO.0b013e318228a0d8

PubMed ID

  • 21792074

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1530

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 6

number

  • 9