Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp 954–955 | Cite as

ASO Author Reflections: Prognostic Nutritional Index-Based Risk Stratification for Lung Cancer

  • Satoru Okada
  • Masayoshi InoueEmail author
ASO Author Reflections



Satoru Okada and Masayoshi Inoue have no conflicts of interest to disclose.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Graduate School of Medical ScienceKyoto Prefectural University of MedicineKyotoJapan

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