Induction chemoradiation and surgical resection for superior sulcus non-small-cell lung carcinomas: Long-term results of Southwest Oncology Group trial 9416 (Intergroup trial 0160)
Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
This combined-modality approach is feasible and is associated with high rates of complete resection and pathologic CR in both T3 and T4 tumors. Local control and overall survival seem markedly improved relative to previous studies of radiation plus resection.