Publications by authors named "Frank C Detterbeck"

100Publications

The Devil Is in the Details.

Ann Surg Oncol 2021 Jan 25;28(1):11-13. Epub 2020 Oct 25.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.

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January 2021

Surveillance of ground glass nodules-when is enough, enough?

Transl Lung Cancer Res 2019 Dec;8(Suppl 4):S428-S429

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale Thoracic Oncology Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, USA.

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December 2019

Approach to the Subsolid Nodule.

Clin Chest Med 2020 03;41(1):99-113

Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520-8062, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2020

A systematic review of paraneoplastic syndromes associated with thymoma: Treatment modalities, recurrence, and outcomes in resected cases.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2020 Jul 2;160(1):306-314.e14. Epub 2019 Dec 2.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif. Electronic address:

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July 2020

Corrigendum to 'Delayed discharge does not decrease the cost of readmission after pulmonary lobectomy' [Surgery 164/6 (2018) 1294-1299].

Surgery 2019 May 22;165(5):1058. Epub 2019 Jan 22.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Variable impact of prior cancer history on the survival of lung cancer patients.

Lung Cancer 2019 01 30;127:130-137. Epub 2018 Nov 30.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, 330 Cedar St. BB205, P.O. Box 208062, New Haven, CT, 06510-8020, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2019

Are We There Yet?: Understanding Differences in Rates of Resection of Clinical Stage I Lung Cancer.

Chest 2019 01;155(1):7-8

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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January 2019

Clinical implication of the new TNM classification of thymic malignancies.

J Thorac Dis 2018 Aug;10(Suppl 22):S2692-S2695

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.

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August 2018

Identifying Drivers of Multiple Readmissions After Pulmonary Lobectomy.

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 03 16;107(3):947-953. Epub 2018 Oct 16.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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March 2019

Response.

Chest 2018 09;154(3):716-717

Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

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September 2018

Delayed discharge does not decrease the cost of readmission after pulmonary lobectomy.

Surgery 2018 12 29;164(6):1294-1299. Epub 2018 Jul 29.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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December 2018

Defining the learning curve in robot-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy.

Surgery 2019 02 27;165(2):450-454. Epub 2018 Jul 27.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.

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February 2019

When good operations go bad: The additive effect of comorbidity and postoperative complications on readmission after pulmonary lobectomy.

Surgery 2018 08 23;164(2):294-299. Epub 2018 May 23.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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August 2018

Multifocal adenocarcinoma: perspectives, assumptions and elephants.

J Thorac Dis 2018 Mar;10(3):1193-1197

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.

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March 2018

Peeling back the onion: addressing nuances of CT screening for lung cancer.

J Thorac Dis 2018 Feb;10(2):585-588

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.

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February 2018

Robotic-Assisted Lobectomies in the National Cancer Database.

J Am Coll Surg 2018 06 21;226(6):1052-1062.e15. Epub 2018 Mar 21.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Rare case of radiation-induced primary tracheal carcinoma.

Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Sep 15;66(9):549-551. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, BB205, 330 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT, 06520, USA.

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September 2018

Timing and Risk Factors Associated With Venous Thromboembolism After Lung Cancer Resection.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 05 1;105(5):1469-1475. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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May 2018

Eighth Edition Staging of Thoracic Malignancies: Implications for the Reporting Pathologist.

Arch Pathol Lab Med 2018 May 26;142(5):645-661. Epub 2018 Feb 26.

From the Department of Histopathology, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom (Dr Nicholson); the Department of Pathology, The Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Dr Tsao); the Department of Pathology (Dr Travis) and the Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery (Dr Rusch), Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York; the Departments of Pathology (Dr Patil) and Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (Dr Rice), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio; the Departement de Biopathologie, Cancer Center Leon Bernard, Lyon, France (Dr Galateau-Salle); the Department of Pathology, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy (Dr Marino); the Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Dr Dacic); the Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York (Dr Beasley); the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington (Dr Butnor); the Department of Pathology and Molecular Diagnostics, Aichi Cancer Center, Nagoya, Japan (Dr Yatabe); the Department of Thoracic Surgery, New York University, New York, New York (Dr Pass); the Department of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut (Dr Detterbeck); the Department of Thoracic Surgery, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan (Dr Asamura); and the Thoracic Surgery Service, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, and CIBERES Lung Cancer Group, Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain (Dr Rami-Porta).

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May 2018

Screening for Lung Cancer: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report.

Chest 2018 04 17;153(4):954-985. Epub 2018 Feb 17.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

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April 2018

Think before you leap.

Int J Cancer 2018 04 28;142(7):1505-1506. Epub 2017 Dec 28.

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April 2018

Fate of Pneumonectomy Patients Variably Captured by Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Staging System.

Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Dec 1;104(6):1829-1836. Epub 2017 Nov 1.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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December 2017

The eighth edition TNM stage classification for lung cancer: What does it mean on main street?

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 01 28;155(1):356-359. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, Conn. Electronic address:

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January 2018

The Significance of Upfront Knowledge of N2 Disease in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer.

World J Surg 2018 01;42(1):161-171

Keck School of Medicine, Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Southern California, 1510 San Pablo St., Suite 514, Los Angeles, CA, 90033, USA.

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January 2018

Effectiveness of local therapy for stage I non-small-cell lung cancer in nonagenarians.

Surgery 2017 09 8;162(3):640-651. Epub 2017 Jul 8.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Indications for invasive mediastinal staging in patients with early non-small cell lung cancer staged with PET-CT.

Lung Cancer 2017 07 25;109:36-41. Epub 2017 Apr 25.

Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Therapeutic Radiology, New Haven, CT, United States. Electronic address:

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July 2017

Validating the Thoracic Revised Cardiac Risk Index Following Lung Resection.

Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Aug 9;104(2):389-394. Epub 2017 May 9.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. Electronic address:

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August 2017

The IASLC Lung Cancer Staging Project: External Validation of the Revision of the TNM Stage Groupings in the Eighth Edition of the TNM Classification of Lung Cancer.

J Thorac Oncol 2017 07 28;12(7):1109-1121. Epub 2017 Apr 28.

Thoracic Surgery Service, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona; Centros de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Respiratorias CIBERES Lung Cancer Group, Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain.

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July 2017

Response.

Chest 2017 04;151(4):942-943

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

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April 2017

Achieving Clarity About Lung Cancer and Opacities.

Chest 2017 02;151(2):252-254

Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Estimating the Annual Incremental Cost of Several Complications Following Pulmonary Lobectomy.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 Summer;28(2):531-540. Epub 2016 Jun 14.

Department of Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina; Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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June 2017

Defining outcomes of patients with clinical stage I small cell lung cancer upstaged at surgery.

Lung Cancer 2017 01 28;103:75-81. Epub 2016 Nov 28.

Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Section of Thoracic Surgery, New Haven, CT, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2017

Role of Adjuvant Therapy for Node-Negative Lung Cancer Invading the Chest Wall.

Clin Lung Cancer 2017 03 17;18(2):169-177.e4. Epub 2016 Oct 17.

Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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March 2017

The Eighth Edition Lung Cancer Stage Classification.

Chest 2017 Jan 22;151(1):193-203. Epub 2016 Oct 22.

Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

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January 2017

Timing of Surgery after Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation in Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.

J Thorac Oncol 2017 02 5;12(2):314-322. Epub 2016 Oct 5.

Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Hospital Volume and Outcomes of Robot-Assisted Lobectomies.

Chest 2017 Feb 28;151(2):329-339. Epub 2016 Sep 28.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Selective Application of Lobe-Specific Node Dissection.

J Thorac Oncol 2016 09;11(9):1379-80

Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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September 2016

Length of Stay From the Hospital Perspective: Practice of Early Discharge Is Not Associated With Increased Readmission Risk After Lung Cancer Surgery.

Ann Surg 2017 08;266(2):383-388

*Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT †Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT ‡Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT.

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August 2017

The differential impact of preoperative comorbidity on perioperative outcomes following thoracoscopic and open lobectomies.

Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2017 Jan 25;51(1):169-174. Epub 2016 Jul 25.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

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January 2017

The IASLC Lung Cancer Staging Project: Methodology and Validation Used in the Development of Proposals for Revision of the Stage Classification of NSCLC in the Forthcoming (Eighth) Edition of the TNM Classification of Lung Cancer.

J Thorac Oncol 2016 09 21;11(9):1433-46. Epub 2016 Jul 21.

Thoracic Surgery Service, Hospital Universitari Mutua Terrassa and Centros de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Respiratorias (CIBERES) Lung Cancer Group, Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain.

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September 2016

Lobectomy versus stereotactic body radiotherapy in healthy patients with stage I lung cancer.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2016 Jul 7;152(1):44-54.e9. Epub 2016 Apr 7.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn. Electronic address:

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July 2016

Analyzing Risk Factors for Morbidity and Mortality after Lung Resection for Lung Cancer Using the NSQIP Database.

J Am Coll Surg 2016 06 8;222(6):992-1000.e1. Epub 2016 Mar 8.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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June 2016

Lung Cancer in the Very Young: Treatment and Survival in the National Cancer Data Base.

J Thorac Oncol 2016 07 19;11(7):1121-31. Epub 2016 Apr 19.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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July 2016

The Natural History of Operable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in the National Cancer Database.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 May 1;101(5):1850-5. Epub 2016 Apr 1.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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May 2016

Adjuvant Chemotherapy for T3 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer with Additional Tumor Nodules in the Same Lobe.

J Thorac Oncol 2016 07 21;11(7):1090-100. Epub 2016 Mar 21.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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July 2016

Detection of Occult Micrometastases in Patients With Clinical Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: A Prospective Analysis of Mature Results of CALGB 9761 (Alliance).

J Clin Oncol 2016 05 29;34(13):1484-91. Epub 2016 Feb 29.

Linda W. Martin, University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore, MD; Jonathan D'Cunha, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Xiaofei Wang, Lin Gu, and David H. Harpole, Duke University; Robin T. Vollmer, Durham VA Medical Center, Durham, NC; Debra Herzan, Michael A. Maddaus, and Robert A. Kratzke, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; Naif Abraham and Leslie J. Kohman, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracuse; Todd L. Demmy, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY; Frank C. Detterbeck, Yale University, New Haven, CT; Shawn S. Groth and David J. Sugarbaker, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston; Kemp Kernstine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX; Mark J. Krasna, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ; and G. Alexander Patterson, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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May 2016

Visceral pleural invasion: crossing a (thin) line.

Chest 2015 Oct;148(4):846-848

Yale Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Electronic address:

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October 2015

What is quality, and can we define it in lung cancer?-the case for quality improvement.

Transl Lung Cancer Res 2015 Aug;4(4):365-72

1 Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Surgical Outcomes Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA ; 2 Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale Thoracic Oncology Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, USA.

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August 2015

Viewing Lung Cancer in Color Instead of Black and White.

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2015 Aug;12(8):1118-9

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

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August 2015

Editorial Commentary: Be Careful about Drawing Big Conclusions from Big Data.

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 22;27(1):4-5. Epub 2015 Apr 22.

Division of thoracic surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

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March 2016

Resection of oligometastatic lung cancer to the pancreas may yield a survival benefit in select patients--a systematic review.

Pancreatology 2015 Sep-Oct;15(5):456-462. Epub 2015 Apr 3.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA. Electronic address:

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July 2016

The impact of thymoma histotype on prognosis in a worldwide database.

J Thorac Oncol 2015 Feb;10(2):367-72

*Institute of Pathology, University Medical Centre Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany; †Section of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; ‡Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; §Department of Pathology, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy; ║Department of Histopathology, Royal Brompton Hospital, and National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom; ¶Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York; and #Institute of Pathology, University Medical Center Göttingen, University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany.

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February 2015

Lung cancer staging: the value of PET depends on the clinical setting.

J Thorac Dis 2014 Dec;6(12):1714-23

1 Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520-8062, USA ; 2 General University Hospital of Valencia, Avda, Tres Cruces 2, Valencia 46014, Spain.

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December 2014

Impact of adjuvant treatment for microscopic residual disease after non-small cell lung cancer surgery.

Ann Thorac Surg 2015 Feb 17;99(2):406-13. Epub 2014 Dec 17.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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February 2015

Hospital readmission after pulmonary lobectomy is not affected by surgical approach.

Ann Thorac Surg 2015 Feb 12;99(2):393-8. Epub 2014 Dec 12.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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February 2015

Predictors of mortality after surgical management of lung cancer in the National Cancer Database.

Ann Thorac Surg 2014 Dec 18;98(6):1953-60. Epub 2014 Oct 18.

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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December 2014

A modern definition of mediastinal compartments.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S97-101

*Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; †Department of Radiology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan; ‡Department of Thoracic Surgery, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Continuum Cancer Centers of New York, New York, NY; §Department of Radiology, The University of Missouri-Kansas City, Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City, MO; ‖Department of Thoracic Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan; ¶Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA; and #Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

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September 2014

The ITMIG/IASLC Thymic Epithelial Tumors Staging Project: A Proposed Lymph Node Map for Thymic Epithelial Tumors in the Forthcoming 8th Edition of the TNM Classification of Malignant Tumors.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S88-96

*Thoracic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, New York; †Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut; ‡Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan; §Radiation Oncology, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada; ‖Thoracic Surgery, University of Torino, Torino, Italy; ¶Medical Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC; #Thoracic Surgery, Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY, New York; **Thoracic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea; ††Thoracic Surgery, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan; ‡‡Thoracic Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; §§Pathology, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy; ‖‖Radiology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas; ¶¶Pathology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK; ##Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan; ***Thoracic Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium.

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September 2014

The IASLC/ITMIG Thymic Epithelial Tumors Staging Project: proposals for the N and M components for the forthcoming (8th) edition of the TNM classification of malignant tumors.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S81-7

*Thoracic Surgery, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan; †Thoracic Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium; ‡Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT; §Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan; ‖Biostatistics, Cancer Research And Biostatistics, Seattle, WA; ¶Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan; #Radiation Oncology, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada; **Thoracic Surgery, University of Torino, Torino, Italy; ††Medical Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC; ‡‡Thoracic Surgery, Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; §§Thoracic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea; ‖‖Thoracic Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; ¶¶Pathology, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy; ##Radiology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; ***Pathology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK.

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September 2014

The IASLC/ITMIG Thymic Epithelial Tumors Staging Project: proposals for the T Component for the forthcoming (8th) edition of the TNM classification of malignant tumors.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S73-80

*Pathology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom; †Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut; ‡Pathology, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy; §Thoracic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea; ‖Biostatistics, Cancer Research And Biostatistics, Seattle, Washington; ¶Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan; #Radiation Oncology, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada; **Thoracic Surgery, University of Torino, Torino, Italy; ††Medical Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia; ‡‡Thoracic Surgery, Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York; §§Thoracic Surgery, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan; ‖‖Thoracic Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; ¶¶Radiology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas; ##Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan; and ***Thoracic Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium.

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September 2014

The IASLC/ITMIG Thymic Epithelial Tumors Staging Project: proposal for an evidence-based stage classification system for the forthcoming (8th) edition of the TNM classification of malignant tumors.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S65-72

*Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT; †Biostatistics, Cancer Research and Biostatistics, Seattle, WA; ‡Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan; §Radiation Oncology, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada; ‖Thoracic Surgery, University of Torino, Torino, Italy; ¶Medical Oncology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC; #Thoracic Surgery, Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; **Thoracic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea; ††Thoracic Surgery, University of Tokushima, Tokushima, Japan; ‡‡Thoracic Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy; §§Pathology, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy; ‖‖Radiology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; ¶¶Pathology, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK; ##Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan; ***Thoracic Surgery, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium; and ‖‖‖Thoracic Radiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland.

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September 2014

Overview.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S63-4

*Diagnostic Radiology Department, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; and †Department of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

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September 2014

A practical guide from the International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group (ITMIG) regarding the radiographic assessment of treatment response of thymic epithelial tumors using modified RECIST criteria.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S119-24

*Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas; †The Daniel and Gloria Blumenthal Cancer Center, Paramus, New Jersey, and the Division of Thoracic Surgery, The Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, New Jersey; ‡Thoracic and Gastrointestinal Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland; and §Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.

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September 2014

Approaching the patient with an anterior mediastinal mass: a guide for radiologists.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S110-8

*Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; †Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Suita-City, Osaka, Japan; and ‡Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

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September 2014

Approaching the patient with an anterior mediastinal mass: a guide for clinicians.

J Thorac Oncol 2014 Sep;9(9 Suppl 2):S102-9

*Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; and †Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.

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September 2014

Learning curve to lymph node resection in minimally invasive esophagectomy for cancer.

Innovations (Phila) 2014 Jul-Aug;9(4):286-91

From the *Department of Surgery, Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ USA; †Section of Thoracic Surgery, and ‡Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine; and §Department of Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT USA.

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May 2015

Transcervical wedge resection after transcervical extended mediastinal lymphadenectomy.

Innovations (Phila) 2014 Jul-Aug;9(4):327-9

From the *Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT USA; and †Department of Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonary Hospital, Zakopane, Poland.

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May 2015

Clinical presentation and evaluation of neuroendocrine tumors of the lung.

Thorac Surg Clin 2014 Aug;24(3):267-76

Yale Thoracic Surgery, Yale University, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520-8062, USA. Electronic address:

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August 2014

Management of clinical stage IIIA primary lung cancers in the National Cancer Database.

Ann Thorac Surg 2014 Aug 12;98(2):424-32; discussion 432. Epub 2014 Jun 12.

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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August 2014

How many names for a rose: inconsistent classification of multiple foci of lung cancer due to ambiguous rules.

Lung Cancer 2014 Jul 3;85(1):7-11. Epub 2014 Mar 3.

Yale School of Medicine, Thoracic Surgery, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520-8062, United States. Electronic address:

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July 2014

Experience with thoracoscopic pneumonectomies at a single institution.

Innovations (Phila) 2014 Mar-Apr;9(2):82-6; discussion 86

From the Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT USA.

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January 2015

Treating locally advanced disease: an analysis of very large, hilar lymph node positive non-small cell lung cancer using the National Cancer Data Base.

Ann Thorac Surg 2014 Apr 26;97(4):1149-55. Epub 2014 Feb 26.

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut; Cardiothoracic Surgery, West Haven Connecticut Veteran's Affairs Hospital, West Haven, Connecticut. Electronic address:

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April 2014