Cochrane corner: interventions for the management of malignant pleural effusions.
Thorax. 2016 Jul 14;
Authors: Clive AO, Bhatnagar R, Preston NJ, Maskell NA, Jones HE
Optimal management of symptomatic malignant pleural effusions remains an important issue as it affects a significant number of patients each year internationally. The overall survival remains poor, necessitating an evidence based treatment strategy that provides the best outcomes for individual patients. This paper summarises the results of the recently published Cochrane review on interventions in malignant pleural effusions.
PMID: 27418604 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]