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Faculty

Raymond U. Osarogiagbon, MBBS

Thoracic Oncology Research Group,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee;
School of Public Health, University of Memphis,
Memphis, Tennessee;
Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Meredith A. Ray, MPH, PhD

Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Environmental Health,
School of Public Health, University of Memphis,
Memphis, Tennessee

Nicholas R. Faris, MDiv

Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Matthew P. Smeltzer, MStat, PhD

Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee;
Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Environmental Health, School of Public Health,
University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

Carrie Fehnel, BBA

Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Cheryl Houston-Harris, BS, CCRP

Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Raymond S. Signore, RNFA

Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Laura M. McHugh, RN

Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Paul Levy, MD

North East Arkansas Baptist Memorial Hospital,
Jonesboro, Arkansas

Lynn Wiggins, MD

St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center,
Jonesboro, Arkansas

Vishal Sachdev, MD

North Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, Mississippi

Edward T. Robbins, MD

Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program,
Baptist Cancer Center, Memphis, Tennessee

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 NCCN quality parameters for lung cancer resection.
- identify the preoperative evaluation of lung cancer patients, PET/CT scan usage is an indicator.
- indicate the frequency of minimally invasive surgery in the management of lung cancer resection patients.
- recognize the percentage of lung cancer resection patients that do not have any nodal examination.
- state the percentage of patients that undergo lung cancer resection that meet all 4 of the NCCN guidelines recommendations for quality lung cancer resection.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-May-01
Expiration Date:2019-May-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$470.00/yr
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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