Patients' Attitudes and Physicians' Perceptions Toward Maintenance Therapy for Advanced Non-Small-cell Lung Cancer: A Multicenter Italian Survey.

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INTRODUCTION Pemetrexed maintenance therapy (MT) after induction with platinum-based chemotherapy has recently become a common treatment strategy for advanced nonsquamous non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). However, the benefits of MT should be weighed with consideration of the patients' perceptions and preferences. The aim of the present study was to… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cllc.2016.10.002

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@article{Pacchiana2017PatientsAA, title={Patients' Attitudes and Physicians' Perceptions Toward Maintenance Therapy for Advanced Non-Small-cell Lung Cancer: A Multicenter Italian Survey.}, author={Maria Vittoria Pacchiana and Enrica Capelletto and Simona Carnio and Cesare Gridelli and Antonio Rossi and Domenico Galetta and Elisabetta Sara Montagna and Paola Bordi and Anna Ceribelli and Diego Luigi Cortinovis and Vieri Scotti and Olga Martelli and Giuseppe Valmadre and Alessandro Del Conte and Annamaria Miccianza and Raffaella Morena and Francesco Rosetti and Massimo Di Maio and Luca Ostacoli and Silvia Novello}, journal={Clinical lung cancer}, year={2017}, volume={18 4}, pages={381-387} }