Risk Factors for Survival after Lung Metastasectomy in Colorectal Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

@article{Gonzalez2012RiskFF,
  title={Risk Factors for Survival after Lung Metastasectomy in Colorectal Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis},
  author={Michel Gonzalez and Antoine Poncet and Christophe Combescure and John Robert and Hans Beat Ris and Pascal A Gervaz},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={20},
  pages={572-579}
}
Resection of lung metastases (LM) from colorectal cancer (CRC) is increasingly performed with a curative intent. It is currently not possible to identify those CRC patients who may benefit the most from this surgical strategy. The aim of this study was to perform a systematic review of risk factors for survival after lung metastasectomy for CRC. We… CONTINUE READING