Table 1

Patient characteristics

CharacteristicNumber
Gender
 Women10
 Men19
Age, median (range)66 (37–79)
Cancer
 NSCLC22
 SCLC 7
Smoking history
 Ex-smoker26
 Current smoker 3
Previous successful treatment for lung cancer
 Surgical resection alone16
 Chest radiotherapy included13
  Chest irradiation ± surgery 1
  Chemotherapy + chest radiation11
  Radiation alone 1