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Combination chemotherapy and systemic irradiation consolidation for poor prognosis breast cancer
Seventy patients with poor prognosis, metastatic breast cancer were treated with FUVAC induction chemotherapy (5‐fluorouracil, vinblastine, Adriamycin [doxorubicin] and cyclophosphamide).Expand
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Evaluation of intensive postremission chemotherapy for adults with acute nonlymphocytic leukemia using high-dose cytosine arabinoside with L-asparaginase and amsacrine with etoposide.
In order to test the toxicity and efficacy of intensive postremission therapy with high-dose cytosine arabinoside with L-asparaginase and amsacrine with etoposide in adults with acute nonlymphocyticExpand
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Clinical toxicologic and pharmacologic studies of gallium nitrate
Gallium nitrate, administered intravenously to patients with advanced cancer, produced renal functional abnormalities consistently at a dose of 750 mg/m2. The toxicity at that dose could be modifiedExpand
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Combined Tricyclic—MAOI Therapy for Refractory Depression: A Review, with Guidelines for Appropriate Usage
February-March, 1978 143 I T is known that a considerable number of depressed patients prove refractory to monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs), andExpand
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Lung abscesses following corticosteroid therapy for central nervous system metastases.
Although the occurrence of lung abscesses has decreased among the general population since the advent of antibiotics, a specific subgroup of cancer patients has demonstrated a propensity for thisExpand
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Psychiatrists' attitudes toward prescribing medication for patients treated by nonmedical psychotherapists.
Although many psychiatrists prescribe medications for patients whose primary therapist is a nonmedical professional, few guidelines exist for this practice. Two-thirds of a sample of ConnecticutExpand
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Combination chemotherapy and high‐dose cyclophosphamide intensification for poor prognosis breast cancer. A southwest oncology group study
Thirty‐seven patients with poor prognosis, metastatic breast cancer were treated with 5‐fluorouracil, vinblastine, and Adriamycin (doxorubicin; Adria Laboratories, Columbus, OH) (FUVA) inductionExpand
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Combined treatment with chemotherapy and neutron irradiation for limited non-small-cell lung cancer: a Southwest Oncology Group Study.
Seventy-three patients with regional, inoperable non-small-cell lung cancer received treatment with initial chemotherapy for two cycles (vinblastine-mitomycin followed in 3 weeks byExpand
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Combination chemotherapy of colorectal cancer with 5-fluorouracil, methyl-1,3-cis(2-chloroethyl)-1-nitrosourea, and vincristine.
The combination of 5-fluorouracil (5-FU), methyl-1,3-cis(2-chlorethyl)-1-nitrosourea (methylCCNU), and vincristine (VCR) has been reported to produce a 43.5% response rate in metastatic colorectalExpand
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The aggressive surgical management of hypercalcemia due to ectopic parathormone production
A patient with slowly progressive metastatic renal cell carcinoma had life‐threatening hypercalcemia secondary to ectopic parathormone production. Aggressive surgical debulking resulted in prolongedExpand
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