Management of pulmonary nodules in head and neck cancer patients - Our experience and interpretation of the British Thoracic Society Guidelines.

@article{Green2017ManagementOP,
  title={Management of pulmonary nodules in head and neck cancer patients - Our experience and interpretation of the British Thoracic Society Guidelines.},
  author={Richard Green and Matthew Charles King and Helen E. Reid and John T. Murchison and Andrew Stewart Evans and Iain J Nixon},
  journal={The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland},
  year={2017},
  volume={15 4},
  pages={
          227-230
        }
}
BACKGROUND and purpose of the study: The frequency of lung nodules in the head and neck cancer population is unknown, currently the only guidance available recommends following local policy. The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of pulmonary nodules in our head and neck cancer group and interpret the recently updated British Thoracic Society (BTS) Lung Nodule Guidelines in a head and neck cancer setting. METHODS 100 patients were diagnosed with head and neck cancer between July… CONTINUE READING
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