Article Abstract

Post-operative radiation therapy in locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer and the impact of sequential versus concurrent chemotherapy

Authors: Mark R. Waddle, Stephen Ko, Margaret M. Johnson, Yanyan Lou, Robert C. Miller, Anna C. Harrell, Daniel M. Trifiletti

Abstract

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer and the leading cause of death from cancer in the United States (1). Despite the adoption of lung cancer screening, most patients present with locally advanced or advanced disease which is associated with poor survival (1).