Pulmonary function changes in lung-cancer patients treated with radiation with or without carboplatin.

In order to examine changes in pulmonary function in patients with locally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) before, during, and after standard radiotherapy or combined chemoradiotherapy, we conducted a prospective study involving patients with such cancer, who were treated with radiation alone or with concurrent radiation and carboplatin from… CONTINUE READING