Topics & Issues
in the Treatment of NSCLC
chemotherapy or best supportive care? • duration of chemotherapy
• post-surgical (adjuvant) chemotherapy • platinum vs.
nonplatinum? • duration of chemotherapy - how many drugs?
• chemotherapy sequence & response • prophylactic
cranial irradiation (pci) • radiation sensitizers •
mediastinal lymph node dissection • surgery for advanced (unresectable)