Malignant pleural mesothelioma
Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma:
The Asbestos Diseases Research Institute has released its new guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma. The guidelines are the result of a systematic review of the literature guided by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) methodology.
These guidelines will assist health practitioners to:
- take adequate steps in the diagnostic process, and
- identify the prerequisites neededto draft an optimal treatment plan.
The guidelines are available now from the Asbestos Diseases Research Institute website.
This guidelines document is not an SA Health document.