Systemic Therapy for Locally Advanced and Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Review.

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Summary of "Systemic Therapy for Locally Advanced and Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Review."

Non-small cell lung cancer remains the leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Until the last decade, the 5-year overall survival rate for patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer was less than 5%. Improved understanding of the biology of lung cancer has resulted in the development of new biomarker-targeted therapies and led to improvements in overall survival for patients with advanced or metastatic disease.


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Name: JAMA
ISSN: 1538-3598
Pages: 764-774


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