The European Respiratory Society and European Society of Thoracic Surgeons clinical guidelines for evaluating fitness for radical treatment (surgery and chemoradiotherapy) in patients with lung cancer.

@article{Brunelli2009TheER,
  title={The European Respiratory Society and European Society of Thoracic Surgeons clinical guidelines for evaluating fitness for radical treatment (surgery and chemoradiotherapy) in patients with lung cancer.},
  author={Alessandro Brunelli and Anne Charloux and Chris Thomas Bolliger and Gaetano Rocco and J. P. Sculier and Gonzalo Varela and Marc Licker and Mark K. Ferguson and Corinne Faivre-Finn and Rudolf Maria Huber and Leonardo M Fabbri and Thida Win and Dirk K. M. De Ruysscher and Lee W Goldman},
  journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery},
  year={2009},
  volume={36 1},
  pages={181-4}
}
The European Respiratory Society (ERS) and the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS) established a joint task force with the purpose to develop clinical evidence-based guidelines on evaluation of fitness for radical therapy in patients with lung cancer. The following topics were discussed, and are summarized in the final report along with graded… CONTINUE READING