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Prospective Study of Quality of Life in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Patients Treated With/Without Postoperative Radiotherapy

2014-07-23 21:09:24 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The patients from 12 centers were included into the study. pN2 patients received PORT, pN1 patients did not. PORT was 3D-planned and consisted in 54-56 Gy in 27-28 fractions. One month after surgery, all patients completed EORTC QLQ C-30 questionnaires and had pulmonary function tests (PFT); cardiopulmonary symptoms were assessed by modified LENT-SOM score. Two years after, all patients free of disease repeated the same examinations. Changes in QLQ, LENT-SOM score and the results of PFT were compared for patients receiving and not PORT.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

Location

M. Sklodowska-Curie Memorial Cancer Centre
Warsaw
Poland
02-781

Status

Completed

Source

Maria Sklodowska-Curie Memorial Cancer Center, Institute of Oncology

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:24-0400

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