Pulmonary toxicity after radiotherapy in primary breast cancer patients: results from a randomized chemotherapy study.

@article{Hernberg2002PulmonaryTA,
  title={Pulmonary toxicity after radiotherapy in primary breast cancer patients: results from a randomized chemotherapy study.},
  author={Micaela M Hernberg and Pekka Virkkunen and Paula K. Maasilta and Jani Keyril{\"a}inen and Carl Blomqvist and Jonas Bergh and Tom A Wiklund},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={2002},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={128-36}
}
PURPOSE Pulmonary toxicity was prospectively evaluated within a randomized trial for breast cancer patients at high risk for relapse, who postoperatively received as adjuvant therapy either 9 cycles of tailored chemotherapy (20 patients) (cyclophosphamide, epirubicin, 5-fluorouracil [FEC]) or standard FEC x 3 followed by high-dose chemotherapy (cyclophosphamide, thiotepa, carboplatin [CTCb]) supported by peripheral blood stem cell transplantation (14 patients). After high-dose chemotherapy or… CONTINUE READING
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