Mechanisms of and potential treatment strategies for metastatic disease in non-small cell lung cancer.

@article{Maslyar2004MechanismsOA,
  title={Mechanisms of and potential treatment strategies for metastatic disease in non-small cell lung cancer.},
  author={Daniel J Maslyar and Thierry M. Jahan and David Mark Jablons},
  journal={Seminars in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={40-50}
}
Lung cancer consumes over one million lives in the world every year, with surgical resection playing a dominant role in the curative treatment of lung cancer with nonsmall cell histology. Mortality usually is the result of systemic spread of the disease, with little impact on survival when chemotherapy is applied in the adjuvant or palliative setting… CONTINUE READING