In recognition of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Massachusetts General Hospital physicians answer common questions related to lung cancer.
Chi-Fu Jeffrey Yang, MD
Chi-Fu Jeffrey Yang, MD
Thoracic Surgeon | Minimally Invasive Surgeon | Robotic Surgery
Departments, Centers, & Programs:
Mass General Surgery: Thoracic Surgery
55 Fruit St.
Boston, MA 02114
789 Central Ave.
Dover, NH 03820
- MD, Harvard Medical School
- Residency, Duke University Medical Center
- Fellowship, Stanford University Hospital
American Board Certifications
- Surgery, General, American Board of Surgery
- Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery - General, American Board of Thoracic Surgery
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Potter AL, Rosenstein AL, Kiang MV, Shah S, Gaissert H, Chang DC, Fintelmann FJ, Yang CJ. The Association of Computed Tomography Screening with Lung Cancer Stage Shift and Survival in the United States: A Quasi-experimental Study. British Medical Journal 2022. [Epub ahead of print].
Deng JZ, Chan JS, Potter AL, Chen YW, Sandhu HS, Panda N, Chang DC, Yang CJ. The Risk of Postoperative Complications following Major Elective Surgery in Active or Resolved COVID-19 in the United States. Annals of Surgery 2022. 275(2):242-246.
Mayne NR, Elser H, Darling AJ, Raman V, Liou D, Colson YL, D?Amico TA, Yang CJ. Estimating the Impact of Extended Delay to Surgery for Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer on Survival. Annals of Surgery 2021. 273(5): 850-857.
Kumar A, Kumar S, Gilja S, Potter AL, Raman V, Muniappan A, Liou DZ, Yang CJ. Reconsidering the American Joint Committee on Cancer Eighth Edition TNM Staging Manual Classifications for T2b and T3 NSCLC. Journal of Thoracic Oncology 2021; 16(10):1672-1683. PMID: 34242788.
Mayne NR, Lin BK, Darling AJ, Raman V, Patel D, Liou D, D?Amico TA, Yang CJ. Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy versus Delayed Surgery for Early Stage Non-small-cell Lung Cancer. Annals of Surgery 2020. 272(6):925-929.
Yang CJ et al. A National Analysis of Long-term Survival Following Thoracoscopic versus Open Lobectomy for Stage I Non-small-cell Lung Cancer. Annals of Surgery 2019. 269 (1):163-171.
Yang CJ et al. Impact of Timing of Lobectomy on Survival for Clinical Stage IA Lung Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Chest 2017. 152(6):1239-1250.
Yang CJ et al. Role of Adjuvant Therapy in a Population-Based Cohort of Patients With Early-Stage Small-Cell Lung Cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2016, 34(10):1057-64.
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The Lung Cancer Forum, supported by the Division of Thoracic Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, is an initiative that brings medical experts together with the shared goal of furthering education, conversation and coordinated action around the topic of lung cancer.