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Alfredo A. Santillan, Jeffrey M. Farma, Kenneth L. Meredith, Nilay R. Shah, and Scott T. Kelley

–813 . 10. Wallace MB Nietert PJ Earle C . An analysis of multiple staging management strategies for carcinoma of the esophagus: computed tomography, endoscopic ultrasound, positron emission tomography, and thoracoscopy/laparoscopy . Ann Thorac Surg

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Renato G. Martins, Thomas A. D’Amico, Billy W. Loo Jr, Mary Pinder-Schenck, Hossein Borghaei, Jamie E. Chaft, Apar Kishor P. Ganti, Feng-Ming (Spring) Kong, Mark G. Kris, Inga T. Lennes, and Douglas E. Wood

techniques, namely mediastinoscopy, endobronchial ultrasound with fine needle aspiration (EBUS-FNA), and thoracoscopy. Not only is pathologic confirmation required to confirm N2 disease but also adequate sampling is required to differentiate between

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Thomas A. D'Amico

thoracoscopic group (17.2% vs 27.9%; P = .046). Another retrospective, matched, case-control study focusing on elderly patients (aged 70 years) evaluated the perioperative outcomes after lobectomy with thoracoscopy and thoracotomy. 16 After matching based on

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Jacob Klapper and Thomas A. D’Amico

less frequent readmissions. 29 , 30 A retrospective analysis of actual costs associated with thoracoscopic and open lobectomy was reported by Burfriend et al. 29 In this study, 113 patients underwent lobectomy via thoracoscopy or thoracotomy; cost and

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Tilmann Bochtler, Volker Endris, Anna Reiling, Jonas Leichsenring, Michal R. Schweiger, Sebastian Klein, Fabian Stögbauer, Benjamin Goeppert, Peter Schirmacher, Alwin Krämer, and Albrecht Stenzinger

particular case, the correct diagnosis of epithelioid mesothelioma had been missed by a primary and a reference pathologist after initial thoracoscopy, and was only tentatively made after a second thoracoscopy. Knowledge of the BAP1 mutation was crucial to

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Aaron M. Cheng and Douglas E. Wood

prospective trial comparing pain and quality of life measures after anatomic lung resection using either thoracoscopy or thoracotomy . Ann Thorac Surg 2014 ; 98 : 1160 – 1166 . 13. Park HS Detterbeck FC Boffa DJ . Impact of hospital volume of

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Todd L. Demmy, Lin Gu, Jack E. Burkhalter, Eric M. Toloza, Thomas A. D'Amico, Susan Sutherland, Xiaofei Wang, Laura Archer, Linda J. Veit, Leslie Kohman, and the Cancer and Leukemia Group B

, 486 patients randomized to thoracoscopic poudrage or chest tube talc slurry experienced similar success (60% vs. 53%, respectively), but more respiratory complications occurred in those undergoing general anesthesia for thoracoscopy. Those patients

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David S. Ettinger, Wallace Akerley, Hossein Borghaei, Andrew Chang, Richard T. Cheney, Lucian R. Chirieac, Thomas A. D'Amico, Todd L. Demmy, Apar Kishor P. Ganti, Ramaswamy Govindan, Frederic W. Grannis, Leora Horn, Thierry M. Jahan, Mohammad Jahanzeb, Anne Kessinger, Ritsuko Komaki, Feng-Ming (Spring) Kong, Mark G. Kris, Lee M. Krug, Inga T. Lennes, Billy W. Loo, Renato Martins, Janis O'Malley, Raymond U. Osarogiagbon, Gregory A. Otterson, Jyoti D. Patel, Mary Pinder Schenck, Katherine M. Pisters, Karen Reckamp, Gregory J. Riely, Eric Rohren, Scott J. Swanson, Douglas E. Wood, and Stephen C. Yang

pleural biopsy using thoracoscopy for the diagnosis of histologic subtype in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma . Cancer 2007 ; 110 : 2248 - 2252 . 28 Tremblay A Michaud G . Single-center experience with 250 tunnelled pleural

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Bryan J. Schneider, Ashish Saxena, and Robert J. Downey

(bronchoscopic or esophagoscopic) with ultrasonographic-guided fine needle aspiration (FNA) procedures, thoracoscopy, or a combination of these procedures. 32 After mediastinal staging, patients with clinical stage T1–T2,N0,M0 disease who are good surgical

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David S. Ettinger, Wallace Akerley, Gerold Bepler, Matthew G. Blum, Andrew Chang, Richard T. Cheney, Lucian R. Chirieac, Thomas A. D'Amico, Todd L. Demmy, Apar Kishor P. Ganti, Ramaswamy Govindan, Frederic W. Grannis Jr., Thierry Jahan, Mohammad Jahanzeb, David H. Johnson, Anne Kessinger, Ritsuko Komaki, Feng-Ming Kong, Mark G. Kris, Lee M. Krug, Quynh-Thu Le, Inga T. Lennes, Renato Martins, Janis O'Malley, Raymond U. Osarogiagbon, Gregory A. Otterson, Jyoti D. Patel, Katherine M. Pisters, Karen Reckamp, Gregory J. Riely, Eric Rohren, George R. Simon, Scott J. Swanson, Douglas E. Wood, and Stephen C. Yang

pathologic confirmation of nodal status through either mediastinoscopy, supraclavicular lymph node biopsy, thoracoscopy, needle biopsy, mediastinotomy, EUS biopsy, or EBUS (see page 750). 254 , 255 In addition, pulmonary function tests (if not performed