Calendar sheets in malignant pleural diseases

Target audience

  • Pneumologists
  • Oncologists
  • Thoracic surgeons
  • Pathologists
  • Clinicians
  • Trainees

Topics

The course will address the following topics:

  • malignant pleural mesothelioma
  • pleural manifestation of lung cancer or other solid tumours
  • sarcoma
  • lymphoma
  • asbestos-related pleural manifestations
  • benign pleural tumours
  • general but also disease-specific diagnostic and therapeutic strategies and techniques

Epidemiology, etiology, prognosis and presentation of malignant pleural mesothelioma
Kristiaan Nackaerts (Leuven, Belgium)

Tuesday, 3 March 2020
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Diagnosis and staging of malignant pleural mesothelioma
Jacobus A. Burgers (Aalsmeer, Netherlands)

Thursday, 5 March 2020
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Slide presentationWebcast
Pathological diagnosis of malignant pleural mesothelioma
Françoise Galateau-Salle (Caen, France)

Tuesday, 10 March 2020
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Slide presentationWebcast
Role of surgery and of radiotherapy in malignant pleural mesothelioma
Mir Ali Reza Hoda (Wien, Austria), Charlotte Billiet (Antwerp, Belgium)

Thursday, 12 March 2020
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Systemic therapy 1 in malignant pleural mesothelioma: chemotherapy
Arnaud Scherpereel (Lille, France)

Postponed - TBC
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Systemic therapy 2 in malignant pleural mesothelioma: immuno- & targeted therapy
Joachim Aerts (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

Postponed - TBC
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No content made available
Malignant pleural effusion: treatment of the fluid and intrapleural therapy
Anna Bibby (Bristol (Avon), United Kingdom)

Postponed - TBC
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