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International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer/American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society International Multidisciplinary Classification of Lung Adenocarcinoma
- W. Travis, E. Brambilla, +45 authors David Yankelewitz
- Journal of thoracic oncology : official…
- 1 February 2011
Introduction: Adenocarcinoma is the most common histologic type of lung cancer. To address advances in oncology, molecular biology, pathology, radiology, and surgery of lung adenocarcinoma, an… Expand
Benefits and harms of CT screening for lung cancer: a systematic review.
CONTEXT Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death. Most patients are diagnosed with advanced disease, resulting in a very low 5-year survival. Screening may reduce the risk of death from lung… Expand
Guidelines for management of small pulmonary nodules detected on CT scans: a statement from the Fleischner Society.
Lung nodules are detected very commonly on computed tomographic (CT) scans of the chest, and the ability to detect very small nodules improves with each new generation of CT scanner. In reported… Expand
Primary mediastinal tumors: part II. Tumors of the middle and posterior mediastinum.
Lymphoma, mediastinal cysts, and neurogenic neoplasms are the most common primary middle and posterior mediastinal tumors. Lymphoma may involve the anterior, middle and/or posterior mediastinum,… Expand
Primary mediastinal tumors. Part 1: tumors of the anterior mediastinum.
Primary anterior mediastinal neoplasms comprise a diverse group of tumors and account for 50% of all mediastinal masses. Thymomas are most common and can be locally invasive and associated with… Expand
International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer/American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society: international multidisciplinary classification of lung adenocarcinoma: executive summary.
- W. Travis, E. Brambilla, +13 authors M. Gould
- Proceedings of the American Thoracic Society
- 15 September 2011
INTRODUCTION The American Thoracic Society is a cosponsor of a newly published lung adenocarcinoma classification. METHODS An international multidisciplinary panel of experts was formed. A… Expand
Lung cancer screening with CT: Mayo Clinic experience.
PURPOSE To evaluate a large cohort of patients at high risk for lung cancer by using screening with low-dose spiral computed tomography (CT) of the chest. MATERIALS AND METHODS A prospective cohort… Expand
The American Association for Thoracic Surgery guidelines for lung cancer screening using low-dose computed tomography scans for lung cancer survivors and other high-risk groups.
- M. Jaklitsch, F. Jacobson, +11 authors D. Sugarbaker
- The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular…
- 1 July 2012
OBJECTIVE Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in North America. Low-dose computed tomography screening can reduce lung cancer-specific mortality by 20%. METHOD The American Association… Expand
CT screening for lung cancer: five-year prospective experience.
PURPOSE To report results of a 5-year prospective low-dose helical chest computed tomographic (CT) study of a cohort at high risk for lung cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS After informed written… Expand
Typical and atypical pulmonary carcinoids : outcome in patients presenting with regional lymph node involvement.
STUDY OBJECTIVE Typical pulmonary carcinoid tumors are well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors that are associated with good patient survival rates, while atypical carcinoid tumors are more… Expand