David Jonathan Heineman, MD

Department of Surgery, Medisch Centrum Alkmaar,
Alkmaar, the Netherlands

Martijn Geert ten Berge, MD

Department of Surgery,
Leiden University Medical Center,
Leiden, the Netherlands

Johannes Marlene Daniels, MD, PhD

Department of Pulmonary Diseases,
VU University Medical Centre,
Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Michaël Ignatius Versteegh, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Leiden University Medical Center,
Leiden, the Netherlands

Perla Jacqueline Marang-van de Mheen, PhD

Department of Medical Decision Making,
Leiden University Medical Center,
Leiden, the Netherlands

Michael Wilhelmus Wouters, MD, PhD

Department of Surgical Oncology,
Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital/
Netherlands Cancer Institute,
Amsterdam, the Netherlands;
Scientific Bureau, Dutch Institute for Clinical Auditing,
Leiden, the Netherlands

Wilhelmina Hendrika Schreurs, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Medisch Centrum Alkmaar,
Alkmaar, the Netherlands

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- classify the current estimated survival in stage I anatomically resected non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
- identify the indications for mediastinoscopy in the Netherlands.
- explain the concordance of clinical to pathological staging in stage I NSCLC.
- outline the likelihood of patients clinically staged as stage I NSCLC to be stage IIA or higher.
- infer the likelihood of patients with clinically staged stage I NSCLC to have nodal disease.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-Nov-01
Expiration Date:2018-Nov-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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