The role of ifosfamide in germ cell tumors and small cell lung cancer.

@article{Nichols1995TheRO,
  title={The role of ifosfamide in germ cell tumors and small cell lung cancer.},
  author={Craig R. Nichols},
  journal={Seminars in oncology},
  year={1995},
  volume={22 3 Suppl 7},
  pages={13-7}
}
Ifosfamide has been found to have antineoplastic activity in a variety of solid tumors. In germ cell tumors, the substitution of ifosfamide for bleomycin in the standard combination bleomycin/etoposide/cisplatin (BEP) did not improve efficacy and caused significantly more toxicity than BEP. This regimen (VIP), however, has shown promise when used with high… CONTINUE READING