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Management of Patients With Resectable and Metastatic Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

Presented by: Jane Yanagawa and Gregory J. Riely

histology, classification of NSCLC by biomarkers such as mutations/gene fusions and PD-L1 expression plays an important role in treatment selection. At the NCCN 2022 Annual Conference, Jane Yanagawa, MD, Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery, University

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Leveraging Surgical Case Volume in Improving Cancer Care Outcomes: Where Do We Go From Here?

Henry Soo-Min Park

were selected based largely on volume as well as available resources. Initial outcomes of this approach for thoracic surgery were reported in 2017. 10 Although the proportion of provincial lung cancer operations at designated hospitals increased

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Frank Detterbeck, Lynn Tanoue, and Amanda Reid

Jaklitsch MT Jacobson FL Austin JHM . The American Association for Thoracic Surgery guidelines for lung cancer screening using low-dose computed tomography scans for lung cancer survivors and other high-risk groups . J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012 ; 144

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Moving Photodynamic Medicine Forward by Stimulating Collaboration Between the Laboratory and the Clinic

Patrick Ross Jr

May 11 and 12, 2012. This collaborative think tank included clinicians in thoracic surgery, gastroenterology, dermatology, and hepatology, and immunologists, physicists, biochemists, and photobiologists. Speakers from Great Britain represented the

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Pulmonary Neuroendocrine Carcinomas: Progress and Pitfalls

Gregory P. Kalemkerian

thoracic surgery community, the primary additions to the literature have been retrospective reviews of institutional or registry data. That said, both Schneider et al. and the NCCN Guidelines Panel for SCLC agree that surgery followed by adjuvant

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Survivorship in Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer: Challenges Faced and Steps Forward

Namrata Vijayvergia, Prashant C. Shah, and Crystal S. Denlinger

after lung cancer surgery: video-assisted thoracic surgery versus thoracotomy . Heart Lung Circ 2007 ; 16 : 285 – 289 . 24. Winton T Livingston R Johnson D . Vinorelbine plus cisplatin vs. observation in resected non-small-cell lung cancer

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Impact of the Extent of Lymph Node Dissection on Precise Staging and Survival in Clinical I–II Pure-Solid Lung Cancer Undergoing Lobectomy

Donglai Chen, Yiming Mao, Junmiao Wen, Jian Shu, Fei Ye, Yunlang She, Qifeng Ding, Li Shi, Tao Xue, Min Fan, Yongbing Chen, and Chang Chen

Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Medical College of Soochow University, for providing statistical support. We also wish to thank Hang Su, doctoral candidate in the Department of Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital, Tongji

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The Immunobiology of Photodynamic Therapy: The Potential for Therapeutic Intervention in Lung Cancer

Susan Moffatt-Bruce

“Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a novel therapy but not an unknown therapy,” stated Susan Moffatt-Bruce, MD, PhD, of the Division of Thoracic Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio. With a background in transplant

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Running in Place: The 20th Anniversary of the NCCN Small Cell Lung Cancer Guidelines Panel

Gregory P. Kalemkerian

only medical and radiation oncology, but also thoracic surgery, pathology, and diagnostic radiology. Another substantial improvement in the NCCN Guidelines for SCLC (and many others) has been the inclusion of “Principles of” sections that provide

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The Impact of Electromagnetic Navigational Bronchoscopy on a Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program

Craig Brown, Sharon Ben-Or, Paul Walker, and Mark Bowling

take an aggressive approach that brings medical and radiation oncology, thoracic surgery, and pulmonary medicine to the table to discuss each patient before devising a treatment plan. Under the advisement of the physicians who are going to undertake the