Treatment with taxane agents (paclitaxel and docetaxel) for small cell lung cancer

Record ID 32006001008
Authors' objectives:

There are two approved drugs in the category known as the taxanes: paclitaxel and docetaxel. These drugs are administered as single agents, in combination with other chemotherapeutic agents and/or hematopoietic growth factors, or in combination with other modalities, such as radiotherapy, to attempt tumor shrinkage or remission and increase survival time and survival rate in patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC).

Authors' methods: Review
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2006
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Carcinoma, Small Cell
  • Paclitaxel
  • Taxoids
Organisation Name: HAYES, Inc.
Contact Address: 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218
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