Cytoreductive surgery and post-operative heated pleural chemotherapy for the management of pleural surface malignancy.

Abstract

PURPOSE We retrospectively analysed the long-term outcomes of cytoreductive surgery and post-operative heated pleural chemotherapy (HPC) for thoracic malignancies with pleural spread. MATERIALS AND METHODS Between 1987 and 2010, 160 patients were enrolled. There were 101 patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), 25 with malignant pleural… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/02656736.2013.829247

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