The role of thoracic radiation therapy in small cell carcinoma of the lung: a concensus report

David G. Payne, Rodrigo Arriagada, Per Dombernowsky, William K. Evans, Giuseppe Giaccone, Lars R. Holsti, David Johnson, Gordon McVie, Jean Paul Sculier, John Smyth

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Abstract

Thoracic radiation therapy promises both survival and local-regional control benefits to patients, though its optimal role remains to be definitively established. Continued efforts are required to refine techniques so as to minimize toxicity and to develop innovative regimens to improve outcomes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)135-138
Number of pages4
JournalLung Cancer
Volume5
Issue number4-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1989

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Payne, D. G., Arriagada, R., Dombernowsky, P., Evans, W. K., Giaccone, G., Holsti, L. R., ... Smyth, J. (1989). The role of thoracic radiation therapy in small cell carcinoma of the lung: a concensus report. Lung Cancer, 5(4-6), 135-138. https://doi.org/10.1016/0169-5002(89)90158-X