Author | David C. Rice, MB

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Further Considerations in the Treatment of Locally Advanced Lung Cancer

March 22, 2010

ByDavid C. Rice, MB

Probably no other topic in thoracic oncology has resulted in more controversy than that of the management of locally advanced non–small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Although recent large randomized studies have yielded more reliable and objective data on which to base treatment decisions than were available a decade ago, management of these patients is still influenced by specialty bias and philosophical beliefs.