Patterns of failure following surgical resection for malignant pleural mesothelioma

November 1, 2004 | Comments Off on Patterns of failure following surgical resection for malignant pleural mesothelioma

Thoracic Surgery Clinics. 2004 Nov;14(4):567-73. [Link] Janne PA, Baldini EH Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA. pjanne@partners.org Abstract The optimum therapeutic strategy for patients with localized malignant mesothelioma continues…

Intrapleural Staphylococcal Superantigen Induces Resolution of Malignant Pleural Effusions and a Survival Benefit in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

November 1, 2004 |

Chest, no. 126 (2004): 1529-1539. [Link] Shaohua Ren, MD; David S. Terman, MD; Greg Bohach, PhD; Abraham Silvers, PhD; Chris Hansen, MD; Henri Colt, MD, FCCP and Steven A. Sahn,…

Pleural mesothelioma: little evidence, still time to do trials

September 25, 2004 |

The Lancet 364, no. 9440 (2004): 1183-5. [Link] Treasure T, Sedrakyan A. Cardiothoracic Unit, Guy’s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK. Tom.Treasure@ukgateway.net Abstract Context: The incidence of malignant pleural mesothelioma is…

Evidence against a role for SV40 infection in human mesotheliomas and high risk of false-positive PC

September 25, 2004 |

The Lancet 364, no. 9440 (2004): 1157-66. [Link] Lopez-Rios F, Illei PB, Rusch V, Ladanyi M. Department of Pathology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021,…

Effect of inhibition of multiple steps of angiogenesis in syngeneic murine pleural mesothelioma

August 24, 2004 |

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. Volume 78, Issue 3 , September 2004, Pages 1042-1051. (Available online 26 August 2004.) [Link] Robert E. Merritt MDa, Reiko E. Yamada BAa, Nabil Wasif…

Pemetrexed in combination with cisplatin in the treatment of chemonaive patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM): Outcomes on Expanded Access Program (EAP).

July 15, 2004 |

Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2004 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition). Vol 22, No 14S (July 15 Supplement), 2004: 7192. Link A. J. Wozniak, P. Janne, C. P. Belani, M.…

Pleural Biopsy: A Reliable Method for Determining the Diagnosis But Not Subtype in Mesothelioma

May 5, 2004 |

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, no. 78 (2004): 1774-1776. Link Raphael Bueno, MDa, Jason Reblando, BAa, Jonathan Glickman, MD, PhDb, Michael T. Jaklitsch, MDa, Jeanne M. Lukanich, MDa, David J.…

Diseases caused by asbestos dust and the trend of their development in exposed workers in 1951-2003

January 28, 2004 |

Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove). 2004;47(2):107-20. [Link] Hassmanova V. Univerzita Karlova v Praze, Lekarska fakulta v Hradci Kralove, Klinika nemoci z povolani. hassmanova@fnhk.cz Abstract The paper summarizes the principal information on…

Mesothelioma trends in the United States: an update based on Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program data for 1973 through 2003

January 15, 2004 | Comments Off on Mesothelioma trends in the United States: an update based on Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program data for 1973 through 2003

American Journal of Epidemiology. 2004 Jan 15;159(2):107-12. [Link] Price Associates, Inc., White Plains, NY 10601, USA. bprice@priceassociatesinc.com Abstract Using 1973-2000 mesothelioma incidence data released by the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End…

Percutaneous Image-Guided Cutting Needle Biopsy of the Pleura in the Diagnosis of Malignant Mesothelioma

July 9, 2001 | Comments Off on Percutaneous Image-Guided Cutting Needle Biopsy of the Pleura in the Diagnosis of Malignant Mesothelioma

Chest. 2001;120:1798-1802 Received for publication November 2, 2000. Accepted for publication July 9, 2001. [Link] Rosie F. Adams, BM BCh Winifred Gray, MB BS; Robert J. O. Davies, DM and…

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