The treatment of non-small cell lung cancer by interstitial I-125 seeds implantation combined with chemotherapy and Chinese medicine.

@article{Feng2012TheTO,
  title={The treatment of non-small cell lung cancer by interstitial I-125 seeds implantation combined with chemotherapy and Chinese medicine.},
  author={Yu Feng and Yue-yong Xiao and Shao-dan Li and Ming-xiong Lin and Yin Zhang and Hai-ming Wang and Min Li and Xiao Zhang and Ke Cao and Yu-Fei Ye and Lu Zhao},
  journal={Chinese journal of integrative medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 9},
  pages={663-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of brachytherapy with computed tomography-guided percutaneous radioactive I-125 seeds interstitial implantation (ISI) synchronized chemotherapy and Chinese medicine (CM) for the treatment of advanced stage of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). METHODS Ninety patients diagnosed with NSCLC by biopsy were randomly assigned to three groups: the synchronized therapy group (A), the chemotherapy plus CM-treated group (B), and the chemotherapy-treated group (C… CONTINUE READING