Management of recurrent small cell lung cancer.

@article{Schneider2008ManagementOR,
  title={Management of recurrent small cell lung cancer.},
  author={Bryan James Schneider},
  journal={Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN},
  year={2008},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={323-31}
}
Small cell lung cancer remains one of the more frustrating malignancies for oncologists to treat. Although responses to initial platinum-based chemotherapy are high, most are not durable, and many patients are candidates for further palliative chemotherapy. Therapeutic options include reinduction or single-agent chemotherapy, depending on the duration of response to front-line treatment. Topotecan is the only approved agent for patients with relapsed disease. Several phase II studies have shown… CONTINUE READING
11 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…