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Dr. Jack West is a medical oncologist and thoracic oncology specialist who is the Founder and previously served as President & CEO, currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE)

 

ASCO Lung Cancer Highlights, Part 4: Exploring the Role of Trimodality Therapy for Stage III NSCLC by Dr. David Gerber
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Howard (Jack) West, MD

The Swiss SAKK 16/00 (IIIA/pN2 NSCLC) trial addressed this questionDr. David Gerber, University of Texas-Southwestern, reviews a Swiss study comparing tri-modality therapy with chemoradiation followed by surgery to chemo followed by surgery for stage IIIA NSCLC.

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