Early Response Evaluation in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma By Total Glycolytic Volume (TGV) Analysis of Serial FDG-PET Scans (Positron Emission Tomography Scans)
This is a retrospective analysis of two consecutive and homogeneous series of Malignant
Pleural Mesothelioma patients treated with first-line pemetrexed-based chemotherapy and
evaluated by CT scan and FDG-PET.
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective
To validate a semi-automated iterative threshold-based region growing algorithm in a previously published series of patients.
Armando Santoro, MD
Istituto Clinico Humanitas
Italy: Ministry of Health