JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.155, no.2, pp.789-795, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
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non-small cell lung cancer, ESTS guideline, N2 disease, mediastinoscopy, mediastinal staging, ASSISTED MEDIASTINOSCOPIC LYMPHADENECTOMY, TNM-CLASSIFICATION, ESTS GUIDELINES, 7TH EDITION, PROJECT, METAANALYSIS, INVOLVEMENT, MANAGEMENT, PROPOSALS, SIZE
Objective: The European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS) has proposed a revised preoperative lymph node staging guideline for patients with potentially resectable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). We aimed to assess the validity of this revised ESTS guideline and survival results in our patient cohort.