Adaptive neoadjuvant chemotherapy guided by 18F-FDG PET in resectable non-small cell lung cancers: The NEOSCAN trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Positron-Emission Tomography

abstract

  • Utilizing (18)F-FDG PET/CT to assess response and change preoperative chemotherapy in nonresponding patients can improve radiographic measures of response. This adaptive approach can also be used to test new drugs, attempting to optimize perioperative chemotherapy to achieve better long-term outcomes.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4808609

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jtho.2015.12.104

PubMed ID

  • 26724474

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 537

end page

  • 44

volume

  • 11

number

  • 4