Publication
Title
Malignant pleural mesothelioma : the standard of care and challenges for future management
Author
Abstract
This review addresses the management of MPM. In an introductory section, the etiology, epidemiology, presentation, diagnosis and staging of MPM will be reviewed. The evidence was collected by a systematic analysis of the literature (2000-2009) using the databases Medline (National Library of Medicine, USA), Embase (Elsevier, Netherlands), Cochrane Library (Great Britain), National Guideline Clearinghouse (USA), HTA Database (International Network of Agencies for Health Technology Assessment - INAHTA), NIH database (USA), International Pleural Mesothelioma Program - WHOLIS (WHO Database) with the following keywords and filters: pleura, cancer, mesothelioma, guidelines, treatment, surgery, chemotherapy, radiotherapy, palliation, supportive care, pleurodesis, review. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.
Language
English
Source (journal)
Critical reviews in oncology, hematology / Chemical Rubber Company [Cleveland, Ohio] - Boca Raton, Fla
Publication
Boca Raton, Fla : 2011
ISSN
1040-8428
Volume/pages
78:2(2011), p. 92-111
ISI
000290076000002
Full text (Publishers DOI)
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Publication type
Subject
External links
Web of Science
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Last edited 24.04.2017