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Factors predicting severe radiation pneumonitis in patients receiving definitive chemoradiation for lung cancer.

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PURPOSE: To identify factors that may predict for severe radiation pneumonitis or pneumonopathy (RP), we reviewed a set of simple, commonly available characteristics. METHODS AND MATERIALS: Medical records of 148 lung cancer patients with good performance status (ECOG 0-1) treated definitively with chemoradiation from 6/92-6/98 at the University of Pennsylvania were reviewed. Actuarial survival and the crude rate of severe radiation pneumonitis were determined as a function of several variabl...

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Journal:
International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics
Volume:
48
Issue:
1
Pages:
89-94
Publication date:
2000-08-05
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EISSN:
1879-355X
ISSN:
0360-3016
URN:
uuid:7a2db64b-9fdc-4d26-86d5-0109bed2cefd
Source identifiers:
118173
Local pid:
pubs:118173

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