The brief survey presented serves to illustrate the emergence of chemotherapy in the past decade as a useful therapeutic modality in the treatment of cancer. Efforts to improve selectivity of these drugs and to increase antitumor effectiveness are being pursued vigorously in many centres throughout the world. An important trend is the combined use of treatment modalities that include surgery, X ray therapy, chemotherapy, and more recently immunotherapy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - 1975|
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