Induction chemotherapy, extrapleural pneumonectomy, and postoperative high-dose radiotherapy for locally advanced malignant pleural mesothelioma: A phase II trial Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenoviridae
  • Genetic Vectors
  • Myocardial Ischemia
  • Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A

abstract

  • Induction chemotherapy with gemcitabine and cisplatin followed by EPP and adjuvant RT for locally advanced MPM is feasible and leads to a better median overall survival than that previously reported with EPP and RT alone.

publication date

  • May 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01243894-200605000-00004

PubMed ID

  • 17409872

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 289

end page

  • 95

volume

  • 1

number

  • 4