Shachar Laks

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A multidisciplinary approach in the management of complex malignancies is becoming more common, and likewise, adopting such an approach to the care of patients with locally advanced esophageal is recommended in order to optimize clinical outcomes. In this review, we discuss both the surgical and medical oncology perspectives in the management of patients(More)
Tumor mitotic rate (TMR) is a known prognostic variable in thin melanoma patients. Its significance in stage II melanoma patients is yet to be demonstrated. Retrospective analysis of a prospective melanoma database from 9/1997 to 7/2015 was performed. All stage II melanoma, with documented TMR, and six months of follow-up were included. We evaluated the(More)
This article discusses the current National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines and other available Western and Eastern guidelines for the surveillance of gastric cancer following surgical resection. It reviews the literature assessing the utility of intensive surveillance strategies for gastric cancer, which fails to show an improvement in survival.(More)
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