Prognostic impact of blood transfusion in patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer receiving chemotherapy


Sakin A. , SAHIN S., YASAR N., DEMIR C., ARICI S., GEREDELI C., ...More

LUNG CANCER, vol.133, pp.38-44, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 133
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2019.05.007
  • Title of Journal : LUNG CANCER
  • Page Numbers: pp.38-44

Abstract

Purpose: To investigate the prognostic effects of Allogeneic Blood Transfusion (ABT) in patients with metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) receiving Chemotherapy (CT) in the first-line treatment, comparing untransfused patients to those receiving blood transfusion during treatment period or before treatment period.