Postoperative radiotherapy for lung cancer: Is it worth the controversy?

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Billiet, Charlotte; Peeters, Stephanie; Decaluwe, Herbert; Vansteenkiste, Johan; Mebis, Jeroen; De Ruysscher, Dirk;
(2016)
  • Publisher: OXFORD
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.ctrv.2016.10.001
  • Subject: Post-operative radiotherapy; Non-small-cell lung cancer; Review | Post-operative radiotherapy | Review | Non-small-cell lung cancer

Introduction: The role of postoperative radiation therapy (PORT) in patients with completely resected non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with pathologically involved mediastinal lymph nodes (N2) remains unclear. Despite a reduction of local recurrence (LR), its effect o... View more
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