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Adding Radiotherapy to Adjuvant Chemotherapy Does Not Improve Survival of Patients With N2 Lung Cancer

Thursday, October 11, 2018

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Source Name: The Annals of Thoracic Surgery


Justin A. Drake, David C. Portnoy, Kurt Tauer, Benny Weksler

This analysis of the National Cancer Database included over 2000 eligible patients resected with N2 disease who did not receive induction therapy. The addition of radiotherapy to postoperative chemotherapy did not affect survival in either the unmatched or the matched groups. 

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