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Chemotherapy for elderly patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer: the Multicenter Italian Lung Cancer in the Elderly Study (MILES) phase III randomized trial.

Authors
  • Gridelli, Cesare
  • Perrone, Francesco
  • Gallo, Ciro
  • Cigolari, Silvio
  • Rossi, Antonio
  • Piantedosi, Francovito
  • Barbera, Santi
  • Ferraù, Francesco
  • Piazza, Elena
  • Rosetti, Francesco
  • Clerici, Maurizia
  • Bertetto, Oscar
  • Robbiati, Sergio Federico
  • Frontini, Luciano
  • Sacco, Cosimo
  • Castiglione, Federico
  • Favaretto, Adolfo
  • Novello, Silvia
  • Migliorino, Maria Rita
  • Gasparini, Giampietro
  • And 4 more
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
Publication Date
Mar 05, 2003
Volume
95
Issue
5
Pages
362–372
Identifiers
PMID: 12618501
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The combination of vinorelbine plus gemcitabine is not more effective than single-agent vinorelbine or gemcitabine in the treatment of elderly patients with advanced NSCLC.

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