Thoracic malignancies are major, global health problems. Lung cancer is the most common cancer and cause of cancer death in the world, with more than 1.5 million deaths per year. More Americans will die from lung cancer each year (approximately 159,480) than from colon, breast, pancreatic, and prostate cancer combined (approximately 158,630), the next most common causes of cancer death. Esophageal cancer is the 6th most common cause of cancer deaths worldwide, and the 4th most common cause in developing nations.
Thoracic OncologyUniversity of Michigan
About this Course
Dr. Leslie Eisenbud QuintCourse Co-director, Professor of Radiology and Professor of Surgery, Section of Thoracic Surgery
Dr. Rishindra ReddyCourse Co-director, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Section of Thoracic Surgery
Dr. Gregory KalemkerianCourse Co-director, Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology
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TOP REVIEWS FROM THORACIC ONCOLOGY
through this course i have got a vast knowledge about lung cancer
Please help us learn more about malignancies with various courses on other prevalent chronic diseases.
Fantastic course, very informative with great resources. Lectures were great and I would highly recommend this course to people interest in Thoracic Surgery!
very good lecture. thank you, Profs, to make it online and share free.
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