Table 1.

Patient characteristics

Mean
Age, y (±SD)58.2 ± 9.7
Sex
    Male39
    Female17
Race
    Chinese45
    Malay10
    Indian0
    Other1
Cancer staging
    IIIB9
    IV47
Karnofsky performance status
    70-80%11
    90-100%45
Weight, kg (±SD)58.1 ± 11.9
Height, m (±SD)1.61 ± 0.08
CLcr, mL/min (±SD)74.7 ± 18.9
Smoking history
    Current smoker10
    Ex-smoker21
    Nonsmoker25

Median (range)
Gemcitabine dose (mg)1,382.5 (975-1,990)
Gemcitabine AUC (μg·h/L)5,074.9 (2,904.8-10,589.8)