New drugs in the palliative chemotherapy of advanced non-small-cell lung cancer.

Abstract

In inoperable advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), palliative chemotherapy is established and aims at palliation of symptoms, improvement of quality of life and prolongation of survival. In the last years, several new drugs with enhanced activity towards NSCLC and improved toxicity profile have been characterised, for example vinorelbine… (More)

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@article{Malayeri2001NewDI, title={New drugs in the palliative chemotherapy of advanced non-small-cell lung cancer.}, author={Reza Malayeri and Rainer Pirker and Heiko Huber}, journal={Onkologie}, year={2001}, volume={24 5}, pages={416-21} }