1. Patients with melanoma and positive sentinel lymph-nodes treated with immediate completion lymph-node dissection did not have increased melanoma related survival at three years compared to patients who were followed-up with observation and nodal ultrasound.
2. Those patients who underwent completion dissection did have better rates of regional disease control...
1. Combination therapy of nivolumab and ipilimumab achieved rapid and deep tumor regression in a subset of metastatic melanoma patients.
2. The therapy is associated with significant side effects that are comparable to monotherapies.
Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)
Study Rundown: This study suggests that...