Randomized clinical trial of short or long interval between neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and surgery for rectal cancer


Akgun E. , ÇALIŞKAN Ç., BOZBIYIK O. , YOLDAŞ T. , SEZAK M. , ÖZKÖK S. , ...Daha Fazla

BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY, cilt.105, ss.1417-1425, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 105 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/bjs.10984
  • Dergi Adı: BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1417-1425

Özet

Background: The optimal timing of surgery following preoperative chemoradiotherapy (CRT) is controversial. This trial aimed to compare pathological complete response (pCR) rates obtained after an interval of 8weeks or less versus more than 8weeks.