Controversial issues regarding the use of induction chemotherapy for lung cancer.


Journal Article (Review)

Induction chemotherapy has been proven to improve survival in patients with Stage IIIA non-small cell lung cancer, and is under investigation for early stage disease. Controversy still exists regarding the choice of chemotherapy regimens, patient selection, and inclusion of radiation therapy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Atkins, BZ; D'Amico, TA

Published Date

  • 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 191 - 194

PubMed ID

  • 16253821

Pubmed Central ID

  • 16253821

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1043-0679

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2005.06.012


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States