The full guideline for the investigation and management of malignant pleural mesothelioma is published in Thorax. The following is a summary of the recommendations and good practice points. The sections referred to in the summary refer to the full guideline.
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Contributors IW and NM were the lead authors with overall responsibility for the full guideline. All named authors contributed to drafting the full guideline on which this summary is based and approved the guideline for submission.
Competing interests LD has received funding from Irwin Mitchell and Lilly Oncology. DdF has received funding from Roche, MSD, Lilly, BI, BMS, Bayer and Astex. SH has received funding from GSK, Chiesi, Astra Zeneca, MediConf, Pfizer, Sandoz and Napp. KK has received funding from AZ, BI, BMS, Lilly, Merck, MSD, Novartis, Pfizer and Roche. NM has received funding from BD. NR has received funding from Rocket Medical.
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