TITLE

Review: Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and chemotherapy improve survival in operable esophageal cancer

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 147 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites a study, conducted by V. Gebski and colleagues, which discusses how neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy or chemotherapy given before surgery increase survival in patients with operable esophageal cancer. The study was published in an issue of the journal "Lancet Oncology." The researchers employed English-language randomized controlled trials in the study. They found that neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and chemotherapy improve survival in patients with operable esophageal cancer.
ACCESSION #
25913659

 

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