Adjuvant chemotherapy for non-small cell lung cancer.


Journal Article (Review)

The survival after complete resection for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is unsatisfactory. Until recently, the use of adjuvant therapy after resection for early stage disease has not been proven to improve survival. However, the efficacy of adjuvant therapy has been demonstrated in phase III prospective randomized trials. The appropriate use of adjuvant therapy, including biologic therapy, is currently under investigation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • D'Amico, TA

Published Date

  • January 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 195 - 198

PubMed ID

  • 16253822

Pubmed Central ID

  • 16253822

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1532-9488

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1043-0679

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2005.06.010


  • eng