Video-assisted mediastinoscopic lymphadenectomy is associated with better survival than mediastinoscopy in patients with resected non-small cell lung cancer


Turna A., Demirkaya A. , Ozkul S., Oz B., Gurses A., Kaynak K.

JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, cilt.146, ss.774-780, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 146 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.04.036
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.774-780

Özet

Objectives: We aimed to analyze the accuracy of video-assisted mediastinoscopic lymphadenectomy (VAMLA) as a tool for preoperative staging and the impact of the technique on survival in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) undergoing pulmonary resection.