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Faculty

Rhami Khorfan, MD, MS

Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center (SOQIC), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois

Timothy J. Kruser, MD

Department of Radiation Oncology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois

Julia M. Coughlin, MD

Department of Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois

Ankit Bharat, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois

Karl Y. Bilimoria, MD, MS

Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center (SOQIC), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois

David D. Odell, MD, MMSc

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois;
Center for Healthcare Studies,
Institute for Public Health and Medicine,
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine,
Chicago, Illinois

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- recognize the current standard-of-care for early-stage non-small cell lung cancer.
- identify the reason for the closure of the 3 prospective randomized trials comparing surgery to SBRT for early-stage NSCLC.
- distinguish the long-term survival of patients who receive surgical resection versus SBRT.
- identify that for parenchymal-sparing surgery that there was survival advantage of surgical resection compared to SBRT.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2020-Jul-01
Expiration Date:2022-Jul-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$0.00-$572.00
System Requirements:
CMEs are free for The Annals subscribers.
Subscribe to the journal for $572.00 USD/yr.

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