TITLE

Cetuximab plus radiation improved OS in SCCHN

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;10/25/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 19, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which showed the efficacy of cetuximab plus radiation for treating patients with squamous cell carcinomas. The results of the study were presented by James A. Bonner, chairman of radiation oncology at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham, at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. The overall survival rate for the patients in the combination arm and in the radiation group are indicated. The absolute survival rate benefit after five years is mentioned.
ACCESSION #
34781544

 

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