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The Asbestos and Mesothelioma Center

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Certificate validity: 30 Aug 2017 - Aug 2018

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Date of initial review:

17 Jul 2008

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30 Aug 2017 - Aug 2018

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The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

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Dodson, R. and Hammar, S. Asbestos: Risk Assessment, Epidemiology, and Health Effects. Taylor and Francis: Boca Raton. 2006.
Pass, I., Vogelzang, N., Carbone, M. Malignant Mesothelioma: Advances in Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Transitional Therapies. Springer: New York. 2005.
National Institutes of Health. (2012, June 5). Mesothelioma malignant. Retrieved from www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000115.htm
De Perrot, M., Feld, R., Cho, B.C. J., Bezjak, A., Anraku, M., et al.. Trimodality therapy with induction chemotherapy followed by extrapleural pneumonectomy and adjuvant high-dose hemithoracic radiation for malignant pleural mesothelioma. Retrieved from ascopubs.org/doi/abs/10.1200/jco.2008.17.5604?keytype2=tf_ipsecsha&ijkey=cc3963ea9a3a4bb5b4de2a5ed1215dfe6c125413&
Munkholm-Larsen, S., Cao, C. Q., and Yan, T. D. (2009). Malignant pleural mesothelioma. Retrieved from www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2999110/?tool=pubmed
Stahel, R.A., Weder, W., Lievens, Y., and Felip, E. (2010). Malignant pleural mesothelioma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up. Retrieved from annonc.oxfordjournals.org/content/21/suppl_5/v126.long
National Comprehensive Cancer Network. (2012). National Comprehensive Cancer Network Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology: Malignant pleural mesothelioma. Version 2.2012.

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