Use of thoracic radiotherapy for extensive stage small-cell lung cancer: a phase 3 randomised controlled trial.
AuthorsSlotman, B J
van Tinteren, H
Praag, J O
Knegjens, J L
El Sharouni, S Y
AffiliationDepartment of Radiation Oncology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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AbstractMost patients with extensive stage small-cell lung cancer (ES-SCLC) who undergo chemotherapy, and prophylactic cranial irradiation, have persistent intrathoracic disease. We assessed thoracic radiotherapy for treatment of this patient group.
CitationUse of thoracic radiotherapy for extensive stage small-cell lung cancer: a phase 3 randomised controlled trial. 2015, 385 (9962):36-42 Lancet