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overview Dr. Ferguson specializes in the surgical management of diseases of the chest. His most active areas of surgical management include lung cancer, benign and malignant esophageal diseases, mesothelioma, and thymoma. He has broad experience in using minimally invasive techniques, and performs 80% of his operations either using VATS, robotics, or laparoscopy. He is also adept at performing traditional open operations for more complex disease. As founding Program Director of the University of Chicago Cardiothoracic Fellowship Program, Dr. Ferguson supervises the training of cardiothoracic fellows. He has served on the boards and committees of numerous national societies and institutions including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and CTSNet.org. Dr. Ferguson is the author of more than 100 chapters in medical textbooks. He has edited or written 8 books, and has completed 3 editions of Difficult Decisions in Thoracic Surgery. He is the editor for Difficult Decisions in Surgery, a series of books highlighting decision making in a variety of surgical subspecialties. He has also published more than 350 papers and abstracts in medical journals. Dr. Ferguson serves as a deputy editor for the Annals of Thoracic Surgery, is on the editorial board of 3 other journals, and is Editor of CTSNet.org. He serves as the Executive Director of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus. Among his research interests are risk analysis, long-term outcomes after lung resection and esophageal resection, development of simulation methods for surgical training, advanced techniques in surgical education, and factors that influence medical decision making including gender and racial/ethnic bias. His educational background includes an undergraduate degree from Harvard College and an MD degree from The University of Chicago. His surgical training and fellowship in medical education took place at The University of Chicago.

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Concept Lung Neoplasms
Academic Article Synchronous primary lung cancers.
Academic Article Vinorelbine (Navelbine), cisplatin, and concomitant radiation therapy for advanced malignancies of the chest: a Phase I study.
Academic Article Does pneumonectomy for lung cancer adversely influence long-term survival?
Academic Article Sex-associated differences in survival of patients undergoing resection for lung cancer.
Academic Article Diffusing capacity predicts operative mortality but not long-term survival after resection for lung cancer.
Academic Article A comparison of three scoring systems for predicting complications after major lung resection.
Academic Article Preoperative prediction of the risk of pulmonary complications after esophagectomy for cancer.
Academic Article Invited commentary.
Academic Article Optimal management when unsuspected N2 nodal disease is identified during thoracotomy for lung cancer: cost-effectiveness analysis.
Academic Article Phase I study of induction chemotherapy and concomitant chemoradiotherapy with irinotecan, carboplatin, and paclitaxel for stage III non-small cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Sex-associated differences in presentation and survival in patients with lung cancer.
Academic Article Sleeve lobectomy or pneumonectomy: optimal management strategy using decision analysis techniques.
Academic Article Modeling major lung resection outcomes using classification trees and multiple imputation techniques.
Academic Article Lymphatic vessel density is not associated with lymph node metastasis in non-small cell lung carcinoma.
Academic Article Diffusing capacity predicts morbidity after lung resection in patients without obstructive lung disease.
Academic Article Neoadjuvant vindesine, etoposide, and cisplatin for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Final report of a phase 2 study.
Academic Article Ethnic differences and functional analysis of MET mutations in lung cancer.
Academic Article 5-Fluorouracil with oral leucovorin and hydroxyurea and concomitant radiotherapy for stage III non-small cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Chemotherapy and high dose radiotherapy followed by resection for locally advanced nonsmall cell lung cancers.
Academic Article Proteomic characterization of non-small cell lung cancer in a comprehensive translational thoracic oncology database.
Academic Article Pathologic response rates following definitive dose image-guided chemoradiotherapy and resection for locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Quality of life and mood in older patients after major lung resection.
Academic Article Validation of a modified scoring system for cardiovascular risk associated with major lung resection.
Academic Article The impact on survival by adjuvant chemotherapy and radiation therapy in stage II non-small-cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Dedifferentiated chordoma. Response to aggressive chemotherapy in two cases.
Academic Article MET, HGF, EGFR, and PXN gene copy number in lung cancer using DNA extracts from FFPE archival samples and prognostic significance.
Academic Article MET and phosphorylated MET as potential biomarkers in lung cancer.
Academic Article Adenosquamous lung carcinoma: clinical characteristics, treatment, and prognosis.
Academic Article Quality of life in the high-risk candidate for lung resection.
Academic Article Concomitant chemoradiotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Optimizing selection of patients for major lung resection.
Academic Article Paxillin is a target for somatic mutations in lung cancer: implications for cell growth and invasion.
Academic Article Does induction treatment increase the risk of morbidity and mortality after pneumonectomy? A multicentre case-matched analysis.
Academic Article Efficacy of computed tomography of the thorax and upper abdomen and whole-body gallium scintigraphy for staging of lung cancer.
Academic Article Lung function evaluation before surgery in lung cancer patients: how are recent advances put into practice? A survey among members of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS) and of the Thoracic Oncology Section of the European Respiratory Society (ERS).
Academic Article MET/PKCbeta expression correlate with metastasis and inhibition is synergistic in lung cancer.
Academic Article A phase I trial of concomitant chemoradiotherapy with cisplatin dose intensification and granulocyte-colony stimulating factor support for advanced malignancies of the chest.
Academic Article Postoperative surveillance for non-small cell lung cancer resected with curative intent: developing a patient-centered approach.
Academic Article Editorial comment: Back to the future: chest physiotherapy comes full circle.
Academic Article American College of Chest Physicians and Society of Thoracic Surgeons consensus statement for evaluation and management for high-risk patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Oligo- and polymetastatic progression in lung metastasis(es) patients is associated with specific microRNAs.
Academic Article Paxillin mutations affect focal adhesions and lead to altered mitochondrial dynamics: relevance to lung cancer.
Academic Article Improved survival associated with neoadjuvant chemoradiation in patients with clinical stage IIIA(N2) non-small-cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Reply: To PMID 24565405.
Academic Article Predicted postoperative lung function is associated with all-cause long-term mortality after major lung resection for cancer.
Academic Article Lymphovascular invasion as a prognostic indicator in stage I non-small cell lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Academic Article Prediction of major cardiovascular events after lung resection using a modified scoring system.
Academic Article Association of body mass index and outcomes after major lung resection.
Academic Article Can we predict morbidity and mortality before an operation?
Academic Article Novel EPHB4 Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Mutations and Kinomic Pathway Analysis in Lung Cancer.
Academic Article Thoracic Revised Cardiac Risk Index Is Associated With Prognosis After Resection for Stage I Lung Cancer.
Academic Article Video-Assisted versus Open Lobectomy in Patients with Compromised Lung Function: A Literature Review and Meta-Analysis.
Academic Article Comprehensive genetic testing identifies targetable genomic alterations in most patients with non-small cell lung cancer, specifically adenocarcinoma, single institute investigation.
Academic Article Prognostic value of quantitative PET/CT in patients with a nonsmall cell lung cancer and another primary cancer.
Academic Article Limitations of PET/CT in the Detection of Occult N1 Metastasis in Clinical Stage I(T1-2aN0) Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer for Staging Prior to Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy.
Academic Article Identification of Essential Components of Thoracoscopic Lobectomy and Targets for Simulation.
Academic Article Risk-stratifying capacity of PET/CT metabolic tumor volume in stage IIIA non-small cell lung cancer.
Academic Article The Influence of Physician and Patient Gender on Risk Assessment for Lung Cancer Resection.
Academic Article Coronary artery disease is associated with an increased mortality rate following video-assisted thoracoscopic lobectomy.
Academic Article Does Race Influence Risk Assessment and Recommendations for Lung Resection? A Randomized Trial.
Academic Article Effect of Endoscopic Bronchial Ultrasound on Outcomes for Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Patients Receiving Hypofractionated Radiotherapy.
Academic Article Physician Gender Differences in Processing Surgical Risk Features in Videos of Standardized Patients.
Academic Article Small Modifications in Technique May Yield Large Rewards After Lung Cancer Surgery.
Academic Article A Morphomic Index Is an Independent Predictor of Survival After Lung Cancer Resection.
Academic Article Multilevel Body Composition Analysis on Chest Computed Tomography Predicts Hospital Length of Stay and Complications After Lobectomy for Lung Cancer: A Multicenter Study.
Academic Article Consensus for Thoracoscopic Left Upper Lobectomy-Essential Components and Targets for Simulation.
Academic Article CDKN2A loss-of-function predicts immunotherapy resistance in non-small cell lung cancer.
Academic Article Developing a clinical and PET/CT volumetric prognostic index for risk assessment and management of NSCLC patients after initial therapy.

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