Can we optimize chemo-radiation and surgery in locally advanced stage III non-small cell lung cancer based on evidence from randomized clinical trials? A hypothesis-generating study
De Ruysscher, Dirk × Dehing, Cary Bentzen, Soren M Houben, Ruud Dekker, Andre Wanders, Rinus Borger, Jacques Hochstenbag, Monique Boersma, Liesbeth Geskes, Gijs Dingemans, Anne-Marie C Bootsma, Gerben Lammering, Guido Lambin, Philippe #
Elsevier Science Publishers
Radiotherapy and Oncology vol:93 issue:3 pages:389-395
Purpose. Improved local tumor control (LC) improves survival of patients with non-small cell lung cancel (NSCLC). We estimated the capability of surgical and non-surgical options to improve LC further in this disease.