Implementation of Multidisciplinary Care in the Treatment of Patients with Lung Cancer

  • Joe B. PutnamJr.
  • Frank V. Fossella
  • Ritsuko Komaki
Part of the M.D. Anderson Cancer Care Series book series (MDCCS)


Lung Cancer Chest Radiography Mediastinal Lymph Node American Cancer Society Lung Cancer Screening 
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  • Joe B. PutnamJr.
  • Frank V. Fossella
  • Ritsuko Komaki

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