J Stavrakakis

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BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to determine the activity and safety of pegylated liposomal doxorubicin (PLD; Caelyx) and docetaxel combination as first-line treatment in patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC). PATIENTS AND METHODS Forty-four patients with a median age of 63 years were treated with PLD 30 mg/m(2) (day 1) and docetaxel 75(More)
BACKGROUND Previous phase I-II studies have shown that the combination of paclitaxel-cisplatin-etoposide (TEP) is very active and well tolerated in patients with small-cell lung cancer (SCLC). In order to compare the TEP combination to cisplatin etoposide (EP) regimen as front-line treatment in patients with SCLC, we conducted a randomised multicenter(More)
BACKGROUND The docetaxel and gemcitabine combination is active as salvage therapy in taxane-resistant/refractory patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC). We conducted a phase II study to determine if this activity is due to an in vivo synergistic effect. PATIENTS AND METHODS Women with measurable MBC, who were refractory or resistant to docetaxel(More)
10719 Background: Capecitabine and Vinorelbine have shown considerable activity given as single agent or in combination with other drugs. The aim of this single institution ph.II study is to evaluate the response to the combination of Capecitabine and Vinorelbine given as second line treatment in patients with metastatic breast cancer previously treated(More)
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