A phase II trial of cisplatin, fixed dose-rate gemcitabine and gefitinib for advanced urothelial tract carcinoma: results of the Cancer and Leukaemia Group B 90102.

@article{Philips2008API,
  title={A phase II trial of cisplatin, fixed dose-rate gemcitabine and gefitinib for advanced urothelial tract carcinoma: results of the Cancer and Leukaemia Group B 90102.},
  author={George K Philips and Susan Halabi and Ben L Sanford and Dean E Bajorin and Eric Jay Small},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2008},
  volume={101 1},
  pages={20-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To conduct a phase II trial to determine the efficacy of cisplatin, a fixed dose-rate infusion of gemcitabine and gefitinib (an orally active epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitor) in patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma. PATIENTS AND METHODS Eligible patients had previously untreated measurable disease, an Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance status of 0-2 and creatinine clearance of >50 mL/min. The treatment regimen consisted of cisplatin 70… CONTINUE READING