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Approximately half of lung cancer patients present with metastases, and a large proportion will develop recurrent disease, with median survival to cisplatin-based chemotherapy of 11 months. No predictive factor of response to cisplatin-based chemotherapy is yet available in clinical practice. The...
Background: Gemcitabine is a nucleoside analogue with proven activity in advanced and metastatic breast cancer. Its action is associated with a favourable toxicity profile which is mainly hematological. Its unique mechanism of action along with not overlapping toxicity is particularly useful both...