Extrapleural Pneumonectomy

Surgery to remove a diseased lung, part of the pericardium (membrane covering the heart), part of the diaphragm (muscle between the lungs and the… (More)
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND This comprehensive meta-analysis was conducted to answer the question as to which procedure, pleurectomy decortication… (More)
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2012
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2012
INTRODUCTION To compare the outcomes of two different multimodality regimens involving neoadjuvant chemotherapy, extrapleural… (More)
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2012
2012
The effects on long-term post-operative quality of life (QoL) and disease-control in malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) of… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE To evaluate survival, locoregional control and toxicity in a series of 56 mesothelioma patients treated… (More)
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2009
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2009
PURPOSE Neoadjuvant pemetrexed plus cisplatin was administered, followed by extrapleural pneumonectomy (EPP) and hemithoracic… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND The aim of this multicenter trial was to prospectively evaluate neo-adjuvant chemotherapy followed by extrapleural… (More)
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2007
2007
Extrapleural pneumonectomy (EPP) is a technically demanding operation that includes two body cavities within the operative field… (More)
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2006
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2006
INTRODUCTION Extrapleural pneumonectomy (EPP) and adjuvant high-dose radiation therapy (RT) are associated with a median survival… (More)
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2004
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2004
PURPOSE To investigate neoadjuvant chemotherapy with cisplatin and gemcitabine followed by extrapleural pneumonectomy with or… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE The treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma remains a therapeutic challenge, with median survival rates of about 12… (More)
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