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Prof. Shaf Keshavjee: innovating lung transplantation and facing the challenges of the unknown

Authors: Wenbin Dong

Abstract

As two of the deadliest malignancies worldwide, lung cancer and esophageal cancer remain a global concern for patients and thoracic surgeons alike. The 2018 AATS meeting, Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Lung and Esophageal Cancer, concentrated on the complex issues involved with treating both lung and esophageal malignancies, while also discussing innovative approaches for improving quality and outcomes.