Weekly paclitaxel in advanced non-small cell lung cancer.

Paclitaxel (Taxol; Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Princeton, NJ) is one of the most commonly used agents in treating patients with locally advanced and metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). It is usually given once every 3 weeks. We have evaluated paclitaxel given once per week for 3 weeks every 4 weeks for patients with recurrent or metastatic… CONTINUE READING