Role of radiation therapy in the combined-modality treatment of patients with extensive disease small-cell lung cancer: A randomized study.

@article{Jeremic1999RoleOR,
  title={Role of radiation therapy in the combined-modality treatment of patients with extensive disease small-cell lung cancer: A randomized study.},
  author={Branislav Jeremic and Yuta Shibamoto and Nebojsa Nikolic and Biljana M. Mili{\vc}i{\'c} and Slobodan S Milisavljevi{\'c} and Aleksandar Dagovi{\'c} and Jasna Aleksandrovic and Gordana D Radosavljevi{\'c}-Asi{\'c}},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={1999},
  volume={17 7},
  pages={2092-9}
}
PURPOSE To investigate the efficacy and toxicity of cisplatin/etoposide (PE) chemotherapy (CHT) with or without accelerated hyperfractionated radiation therapy (ACC HFX RT) and concurrent daily carboplatin/etoposide (CE) in patients with extensive-disease small-cell lung cancer. PATIENTS AND METHODS A total of 210 patients were treated with three cycles… CONTINUE READING