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

Paul A. Decker, MS

Alliance Statistics and Data Center,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Karla Ballman, PhD

Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology,
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York

Dennis Wigle, MD

Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Mark S. Allen, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery,
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn

Gail E. Darling, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery,
Toronto General Hospital,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- realize the importance of counting intrapulmonary lymph nodes.
- recall the main query and most significant outcome of ACOSOG Z0030 in the surgical treatment of lung cancer.
- describe the importance of the pathology process in curative lung cancer surgery.
- state the factors that appear to be correlated with the number of intrapulmonary lymph nodes counted.

Activity Details

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

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