Intrapleural cisplatin and mitomycin for malignant mesothelioma following pleurectomy: Pharmacokinetic studies Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Cisplatin
  • Mesothelioma
  • Mitomycins
  • Pleural Neoplasms

abstract

  • The pharmacokinetics of intrapleural cisplatin-based chemotherapy are analogous to those of intraperitoneal chemotherapy. Our findings show that intrapleural cisplatin-based chemotherapy has a distinct local pharmacologic advantage, but also produces significant and sustained drug plasma levels.

publication date

  • January 1992

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 1588364

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1001

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 10

number

  • 6