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

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Small Cell Lung Carcinoma
Radiotherapy
Thorax
Survival

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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

The role of thoracic radiation therapy in small cell carcinoma of the lung : a concensus report. / Payne, David G.; Arriagada, Rodrigo; Dombernowsky, Per; Evans, William K.; Giaccone, Giuseppe; Holsti, Lars R.; Johnson, David; McVie, Gordon; Sculier, Jean Paul; Smyth, John.

In: Lung Cancer, Vol. 5, No. 4-6, 1989, p. 135-138.

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Payne, DG, Arriagada, R, Dombernowsky, P, Evans, WK, Giaccone, G, Holsti, LR, Johnson, D, McVie, G, Sculier, JP & Smyth, J 1989, 'The role of thoracic radiation therapy in small cell carcinoma of the lung: a concensus report', Lung Cancer, vol. 5, no. 4-6, pp. 135-138. https://doi.org/10.1016/0169-5002(89)90158-X
Payne DG, Arriagada R, Dombernowsky P, Evans WK, Giaccone G, Holsti LR et al. The role of thoracic radiation therapy in small cell carcinoma of the lung: a concensus report. Lung Cancer. 1989;5(4-6):135-138. https://doi.org/10.1016/0169-5002(89)90158-X
Payne, David G. ; Arriagada, Rodrigo ; Dombernowsky, Per ; Evans, William K. ; Giaccone, Giuseppe ; Holsti, Lars R. ; Johnson, David ; McVie, Gordon ; Sculier, Jean Paul ; Smyth, John. / The role of thoracic radiation therapy in small cell carcinoma of the lung : a concensus report. In: Lung Cancer. 1989 ; Vol. 5, No. 4-6. pp. 135-138.
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