Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2014; 44: Suppl. 58, abstract number.
The more in-depth classification of lung cancer: relevance for patients and scienceHot topicsChairs:
R.M. Huber (Munich, Germany), G. Massard (Strasbourg, France)Aims:
The session will present:
- rationale for the new classification of lung cancer and elimination of the term bronchioloalveolar carcinoma;
- understanding the different classifications and the concept of predominant subtypes;
- integration of the major genetic alterations;
- and consequences for lung cancer management and research.