Brachytherapy with SLR reduces lung cancer recurrence, study says

09/25/2008 | AuntMinnie.com (free registration)

A reduction in local cancer recurrence rates was observed in patients with stage I non-small cell lung cancer who were treated with brachytherapy seeds in conjunction with sublobar resection, a U.S. study found. This finding suggests that the combined approach could help improve the results for high-risk NSCLC patients, the researchers said.

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