Current Concepts: Pulmonary Metastasectomy for Colorectal cancer

Treasure, T., Fiorentino, F., Hunt, I., Fallowfield, L J and Utley, M. (2010) Current Concepts: Pulmonary Metastasectomy for Colorectal cancer. European Journal of Oncological Medicine, II (II). pp. 2-4. ISSN 2042-4981

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There is no good quality evidence for the effect of pulmonary metastasectomy in colorectal cancer. The practice has been in existence for over forty years and is increasing. Better evidence is needed to justify the continuing expansion of this practice and indeed for its continuance.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: colorectal cancer Pulmonary metastases Pulmonary metastasectomy epithelial cancer
Schools and Departments: Brighton and Sussex Medical School > Sussex Health Outcomes Research & Education in Cancer (SHORE-C)
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC0254 Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology Including cancer and carcinogens
R Medicine > RD Surgery > RD0651 Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology
Depositing User: Tracy Woodcock
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2011 12:54
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2017 11:16
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