What is it about?

It is an editorial for 7 full-length review articles on thoracic cancer management: Lung Cancer Epidemiology-A Global View by Tai et al. ; Genomic and Cellular Pathology of Lung Cancer by Der et al. ; Radiation Therapy in the Management of Lung Cancer by Hijal et al . ; An Overview: Current Systemic Therapies for Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer by Ong and Vincent; Lung Cancer Brachytherapy: Robotics-Assisted Minimally Invasive Approach by Yu et al. ; Mesothelioma-Epidemiology and Management by Tai et al. ; The Management of Thymoma- A Review of the Status Quo with Practical Treatment Recommendations by Falkson.

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Why is it important?

These review articles provide comprehensive information on thoracic cancer for those who want to know more about it.


As an invited Guest Editor to take on this important task, the 7 articles are the diligent efforts of many internationally renowned authors, co-authors and reviewers to whom I would like to express very sincere gratitude for. These are the MUST READ articles.

Dr Edward Yu
Western University

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This page is a summary of: Editorial from Guest Editor [Hot Topic: Lung Cancer, What is New? (Guest Editor: Edward Yu)], Current Respiratory Medicine Reviews, October 2011, Bentham Science Publishers,
DOI: 10.2174/157339811797189768.
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