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What is Mesothelioma

The Types of Mesothelioma

The Cell Types of Mesothelioma



Surgical Procedures

Trimodality Therapy

  • Treasure T, Lang-Lazdunski L, Waller D, et al. Extra-pleural pneumonectomy versus no extra-pleural pneumonectomy for patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma: Clinical outcomes of the mesothelioma and radical surgery (MARS) randomised feasibility study. The Lancet Oncology. 2011;12(8):763-772.
  • Lim E, Darlison L, Edwards J, et al. Mesothelioma and Radical Surgery 2 (MARS 2): protocol for a multicentre randomised trial comparing (extended) pleurectomy decortication versus no (extended) pleurectomy decortication for patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma. BMJ Open 2020;10.

Symptom Management

  • Cormie P, Atkinson M, Bucci L, Cust A, Eakin E, Hayes S, McCarthy S, Murnane A, Patchell S, Adams D. Clinical Oncology Society of Australia position statement on exercise in cancer care. The Medical Journal of Australia. 2018;209(4):184-187.

Integrated Palliative and Supportive Care

End of Life Care

Providing Support

  • Harrison M, Darlison L, Gardiner C. Understanding the experiences of end of life care for patients with mesothelioma from the perspective of bereaved family caregivers in the UK: A qualitative analysis. Journal of Palliative Care. 2022;37(2):197-203.

Patient Stories