Radiation Oncology

Thoracic Surgery   

Questions discussed in this category


Medical inoperability is clearly defined, anatomical resectability is also pretty much clear (invasion of trachea/carina/esophagus, etc). But what abo...

Would you treat to the GEJ regardless of whether the positive node was identified in the upper portion of station 8? Do surgeons routinely dissect to ...

No other site of metastatic disease. It is unclear if this situation should be managed as two separate primaries or metastatic disease.

Is this recommended in a certain subset of patients (EGFR positive or 1 metastasis only)? Or should we await maturation of the MD Anderson/Colorado/On...

For example, would a + vascular margin, extranodal extension of N1 disease, translobar disease, or high risk histologies (large cell neuroendocrine, s...


Papers discussed in this category


N Engl J Med, 2014 Mar 27

N Engl J Med, 2013 Jun 20

J Clin Oncol, 2014 Dec 1

JCO Precision Oncology, 2017 Sep 29

Nature,

Cancer Discov, 2017 Sep 12

J Clin Oncol, 2015 Sep 1

N. Engl. J. Med., 2018 Sep 25

Lancet, 2009 Aug 1

J. Clin. Oncol., 2015 Nov 02