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A Phase II Study of Irinotecan for Patients with Previously Treated Small-Cell Lung Cancer.

07:00 EST 14th February 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "A Phase II Study of Irinotecan for Patients with Previously Treated Small-Cell Lung Cancer."

Chemotherapy with irinotecan plus cisplatin has shown promise in chemo-naïve small-cell lung cancer (SCLC) patients. However, irinotecan treatment for relapsed or refractory SCLC has not been adequately evaluated. This phase II study evaluated the appropriate treatment schedule of irinotecan as a single agent. This study was designed to determine the antitumor activity, toxicity, and survival in previously treated SCLC patients.

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Name: Oncology
ISSN: 1423-0232
Pages: 223-232

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