New therapeutic approaches for Hodgkin lymphoma
At the 20th Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA), Andrew Davies, BSc (Hons), BM (Hons), MRCP, PhD, of the University of Southampton, Southampton, UK, discusses clinical trials of new treatments for Hodgkin lymphoma (HL). [More]
Anthony Cmelak, et. al.
ASCO Annual Meeting 2014 – Friday, May 30: Opening Press Briefing: Improving Patient Care and Quality of Life – Anthony Cmelak, et al. E1308: Reduced-dose IMRT in human papilloma virus (HPV)-associated resectable oropharyngeal squamous carcinomas [More]
201508 Single port LUL lobectomy with pulmonary artry angioplasty
Bulky LUL cT3-4N2M0 s/p induction chemotherapy with stable disease. Bronchoplasty and angioplasty of left pulmonary artery were done with blood loss 130c.c. Patient discharged on post-operative day 3 morning without any complications
Ashley and I go to the hospital part 1(Acute Leukemia Update) cancer fight video blog
I was diagnosed with Acute Leukemia on Feb 3rd 2015 my symptoms started in November- December 2014… after induction chemo and consolidation chemo…. Today August 19 2015 Ashley and I went to the hospital to [More]
Chemo Induction – Meryl Rap
Chemokinesis Induction 2012 🙂
Uniportal VATS bilobectomy and superior lower lobe segmentectomy
Big lung cancer (adenocarcinoma) located at right upper lobe involving middle and segment 6 was evaluated for surgery. The patient was treated with induction chemotherapy and proposed for thoracoscopic surgery. Uniportal VATS right upper and [More]
Dr. Cmelak Discusses the Results of the ECOG1308 Study
Anthony J. Cmelak, MD, professor of Radiation Oncology, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center in Nashville, Tennessee, discusses the results of ECOG1308, which was a study that evaluated reduced-dose IMRT in HPV-associated resectable oropharyngeal squamous carcinomas (OPSCC) after [More]
Dr. Ezra Cohen on Siltuximab Combinations in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Ezra Cohen, MD, professor of medicine, UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, discusses a recent study looking at integrating siltuximab into two different chemotherapy radiation platforms. The two platforms involved in the study were the [More]
Uniportal thoracoscopic VATS sleeve lobectomy (Trailer).
Trailer of complex sleeve lobectomy by single-port VATS approach (after induction chemotherapy).The use of sleeve VATS lobectomy has been expanded for locally advanced disease, and results remain better to alternative procedures. With many literature supporting [More]
Lobectomy with pulmonary artery reconstruction, Lobectomia con ricostruzione dell’arteria polmonare
Left upper lobectomy for lung cancer with sleeve resection of the pulmonary artery after induction chemotherapy. The artery was infiltrated byN1 lymph nodes.