Gefitinib Improves Symptoms in Advanced NSCLC Patients
October 01, 2003
CHICAGO—Gefitinib (Iressa) produced clinically meaningful improvement in disease-related symptoms in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), David F. Cella, PhD, reported at the 39th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (abstract 2531). Dr. Cella is professor, Northwestern University, and director, Center on Outcomes, Research and Education (CORE), Evanston Northwestern Health-care, Evanston, Illinois. The study was supported by AstraZeneca.