Grading of tumor regression in non-small cell lung cancer : morphology and prognosis.

  title={Grading of tumor regression in non-small cell lung cancer : morphology and prognosis.},
  author={Klaus Junker and K Langner and Folker Klinke and Ulrich Bosse and M. Thomas},
  volume={120 5},
OBJECTIVE Different types of multimodality therapy, including chemoradiotherapy and surgery, increasingly are being used for the treatment of patients with locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC; stages IIIA and IIIB). In this context, the applicability of a morphologic regression grading and its prognostic value were investigated. PATIENTS AND METHODS In a multicenter phase II trial, 54 patients with locally advanced NSCLC received neoadjuvant bimodality treatment (ie, two cycles… 

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