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NSCLC: fewer ICU stays with video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery after chemoimmunotherapy

Miriam Davis, PhD   |   Clinical Summary   |   24 June 2022
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Takeaway

  • Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) after neoadjuvant chemoimmunotherapy has similar safety and efficacy as open thoracotomy, but fewer ICU stays, according to a retrospective cohort.

Why this matters

  • This is one of the first studies to compare surgical techniques after neoadjuvant chemoimmunotherapy.

Study design

  • Retrospective cohort comparing VATS (n=53) vs...

          

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