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Surgical removal of asymptomatic pulmonary metastases: time for better evidence

4 March 2013

Surgical removal of blood borne deposits of disseminated cancer in the lung is widely believed to benefit patients. Tom Treasure and Professor Martin Utley (UCL Clinical Operational Research Unit) analyse the evidence for pulmonary metastasectomy in sarcoma and call for a randomised trial. Read: BMJ