October 2018

Letter to the Editor 
Harnessing the power of multi-institutional databases to improve the understanding and treatment of thymic epithelial tumors
Jessica A. Hellyer, Heather A. Wakelee, Sunil S. Badve, Sukhmani K. Padda
Mediastinum  
2018,  
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Lecture Abstract 
AB028. LA13. Management of stage IVa thymoma: Shanghai Chest experience
Changlu Wang, Lanting Gao, Wentao Fang
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB028  
Lecture Abstract 
AB027. LA12. Surgery and Intrapleural therapy for stage IVa thymic tumors
Sukki Cho
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB027  
Lecture Abstract 
AB026. LA11. Thymic malignancies tumor board: medical oncology
Nicolas Girard
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB026  
Lecture Abstract 
AB025. LA10. Difficulties in node assessment with minimally invasive surgery and potential solutions
Takashi Suda
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB025  
Lecture Abstract 
AB024. LA09. What extent of node sampling or dissection is appropriate?
In Kyu Park
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB024  
Lecture Abstract 
AB023. LA08. Using CUSUM for monitoring a new program
Nuria M. Novoa
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB023  
Lecture Abstract 
AB022. LA07. Is there a threshold for getting over the learning curve for minimally invasive surgery for thymoma?
Joshua R. Sonett
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB022  
Lecture Abstract 
AB021. LA06. Management of the incidentally detected prevascular mass
Soon Ho Yoon
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB021  
Lecture Abstract 
AB020. LA05. Determining extent of invasion and follow-up of thymic epithelial malignancies
Marcelo Benveniste
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB020  
Lecture Abstract 
AB019. LA04. Approach to the prevascular mass
Noriyuki Tomiyama
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB019  
Lecture Abstract 
AB018. LA03. Technical advances of radiotherapy for thymic epithelial tumors
Jae Myoung Noh
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB018  
Lecture Abstract 
AB017. LA02. Minimally invasive surgery of thymic tumors
Geun Dong Lee
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB017  
Lecture Abstract 
AB016. LA01. Impact of lymph node dissection on thymic malignancy: The Korean Association for Research on the Thymus (KART) Database Study
Yoohwa Hwang
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB016  
Oral Abstract Session 2 
AB015. OA02.06: A dosimetric comparison of VMAT and IMPT with and without aperture for thymic cancer
Kwanghyun Jo, Dongryul Oh, Hongryul Pyo, Yong Chan Ahn, Sang Gyu Ju, Kwangzoo Chung, Eunah Chung, Seyjhoon Park, Woojin Lee, Jinman Kim, Jae Myoung Noh
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB015  
Oral Abstract Session 2 
AB014. OA02.05: The role of postoperative radiotherapy in stage II and III thymoma: a Korean multicenter database study
Seung Hwan Song, Jee Won Suh, Woo Sik Yu, Go Eun Byun, Seong Yong Park, Chang Young Lee, Jin Gu Lee, Dae Joon Kim, Hyo Chae Paik, Geun Dong Lee, Se Hoon Choi, Hyeong Ryul Kim, Yong-Hee Kim, Dong Kwan Kim, Seung-Il Park, Samina Park, Yoohwa Hwang, In Kyu Park, Chang Hyun Kang, Young Tae Kim, Jong Ho Cho, Hong Kwan Kim, Yong Soo Choi, Jhingook Kim, Jae Il Zo, Young Mog Shim, Kyoung Young Chung
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB014  
Oral Abstract Session 2 
AB013. OA02.04: MRI for the follow-up of treated thymic epithelial malignancies
Ariel Kerpel, Edith M. Marom
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB013  
Oral Abstract Session 2 
AB012. OA02.03: Adjuvant chemotherapy improved survival of completely resected thymic squamous cell carcinoma
Lanting Gao, Changlu Wang
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB012  
Oral Abstract Session 2 
AB011. OA02.02: The importance of measuring acetylcholine receptor antibodies in thymomas
Florit Marcuse, Monique Hochstenbag, Janneke Hoeijmakers, Jos Maessen, Marc De Baets
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB011  
Oral Abstract Session 2 
AB010. OA02.01: Comparison of factors affecting length of stay after surgery for thymic tumors: minimally invasive vs. open surgeries
Kwon Joong Na, Samina Park, In Kyu Park, Young Tae Kim, Chang Hyun Kang
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB010  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB009. OA01.09: Gene expression profile reveals new biomarker for novel diagnosis and therapy in thymic and pulmonary carcinomas
Djeda Belharazem, Michael Kuhn, Berthold Schalke, Peter Hohenberger, Alexander Marx
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB009  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB008. OA01.08: Thymic carcinoma: preliminary data of next generation sequencing analysis
Beatrice Casini, Diletta Sarti, Enzo Gallo, Gabriele Alessandrini, Fabiana Cecere, Edoardo Pescarmona, Francesco Facciolo, Mirella Marino
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB008  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB007. OA01.07: CD70 in thymic carcinoma: a promising diagnostic marker
Jumpei Kashima, Tsunekazu Hishima, Yusuke Okuma, Masumi Ogawa, Yukiko Hayashi, Shin-Ichro Horiguchi, Akiko Tonooka, Toru Motoi, Hirotoshi Horio
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB007  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB006. OA01.06: Incidence and pathological features of thymomatous myasthenia gravis after thymectomy at a tertiary-level center
Arthur Vieira, Dorsa Mousadoust, John Yee, Anna Mcguire
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB006  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB005. OA01.05: Prognostic factor of T3N0M0 thymic epithelial tumor with complete resection
Yi-Ting Yen, Chao-Chun Chang, Ying-Yuan Chen, Wei-Li Huang, Yau-Lin Tseng
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB005  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB004. OA01.04: Predictors of occult pleural dissemination detected intraoperatively in patients with thymic tumors
Weigang Zhao, Yi Yang
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB004  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB003. OA01.03: Comparison of two assessment criteria for thymic epithelial tumors after chemoradiotherapy
Kailiang Wu, Xingwen Fan, Yu Yang, Hongbing Wang
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB003  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB002. OA01.02: Modified subxiphoid thoracoscopic versus unilateral thoracoscopic approach for early-stage thymomas without myasthenia gravis
Jianyong Ding, Hao Wang, Li-Jie Tan, Qun Wang
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB002  
Oral Abstract Session 1 
AB001. OA01.01: Tumor size as a prognostic factor in limited stage thymic epithelial tumors: a multicenter analysis
Jae Kwang Yun, Hyeong Ryul Kim, Geun Dong Lee, Su Kyung Hwang, Se Hoon Choi, Yong-Hee Kim, Dong Kwan Kim, Seung-Il Park, Jae Jun Jung, Sumin Shin, Jong Ho Cho, Hong Kwan Kim, Yong Soo Choi, Jhingook Kim, Jae Il Zo, Young Mog Shim, Samina Park, Kwan Yong Hyun, Yoohwa Hwang, Hyun Joo Lee, In Kyu Park, Chang Hyun Kang, Young Tae Kim, Chang Young Lee, Jin Gu Lee, Hyo Chae Paik, Dae Joon Kim, Kyoung Young Chung
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
AB001  
Editorial 
PD-1/PD-L1 expression in thymic epithelial tumors: the predicament persists
Prerna Guleria, Deepali Jain
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
60  
Editorial 
PTEN tumor suppressor expression in thymic epithelial tumors
Felicitas Oberndorfer, Leonhard Müllauer
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
59  
Original Article 
Initial experience with a combined sequential left-sided and subxiphoid video-assisted thoracic surgery approach for resection of large anterior mediastinal tumors
José Ramon Matilla, Magda Alvoeiro, Alberto Benazzo, Stefan Schwarz, Walter Klepetko, Bernhard Moser
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
58  
Editorial 
Sternotomy for management of myasthenia gravis: is the time to retire?
Alfonso Fiorelli, Francesco Paolo Caronia, Immacolata Mauro, Giuseppe Di Miceli, Mario Santini
Mediastinum  
2018,  
2:
56