Appropriate Surgical Margins and Proper Handling of Soft Tissue Sarcoma of the Extremities

This clinical practice guideline discusses limb-sparing surgery as a treatment for eligible patients with soft tissue sarcoma of the extremities. Adequate margins, appropriate number of surgical resection specimens, and appropriate handling techniques of specimens are examined. The appropriate use of pre- and post-operative radiotherapy is also discussed. Outcomes of interest include recurrent free survival and overall survival.