Participation in conference «Modern technologies of treatment of malignant neoplasms in thoracic zone (lung cancer)»


  29 Sep 2016 as a part of 511th meeting of St. Petersburg Oncologic society in N.N. Petrov Oncology Research institute the scientific conference «Modern technologies of treatment of malignant neoplasms in thoracic zone(lung cancer)» took place. The program at the official Oncology institute webpage

  Floor was given to Dr. D. Polezhaev with his presentation “First experience of new CT-based navigation method in Russia (SIRIO, “robotized operation control system”) for percutaneous transthoracic biopsy of lung and mediastinum tumours” (authors: G. M. Manihas, N.A. Karaseva, N.A. Anosov, E.S. Fedorov, D.A. Polezhaev).


  In his presentation he has given a summary of the experience of transthoracic biopsies conducted in a traditional way and analyzed the cases of SIRIO navigation system usage. Data collected by Dr. Polezhaev and his colleagues gives the opportunity to state the effectiveness of the innovative method of infrared navigation.