Chemotherapy pp 255-269 | Cite as

Combination Chemotherapy in Breast and Lung Cancer

  • C. G. Schmidt


It is now well established that chemotherapy can exert a significant degree of palliation in women with advanced breast cancer lesions. Secondary drug therapy is ultimately required in most women with disseminated breast cancer. Alkylating agents, antimetabolites, vinca alkaloids, cytostatic antibiotics and miscellaneous agents have been used either as single drugs or in more modern combination regimes.


Combination Chemotherapy Small Cell Carcinoma Vinca Alkaloid Large Cell Carcinoma Bronchogenic Carcinoma 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. G. Schmidt
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  1. 1.Department of Medical OncologyUniversity of EssenEssenWest Germany

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