In many European countries, short-term 5 × 5 Gy radiotherapy has become the standard preoperative treatment of patients with resectable rectal cancer. Individualized risk assessment might allow a better selection of patients who will benefit from postoperative treatment and intensified follow-up.

Van Gijn, W., Van Stiphout, R., Van De Velde, C., Valentini, V., Lammering, G., Gambacorta, M. A., Påhlman, L., Bujko, K., Lambin, P., Nomograms to predict survival and the risk for developing local or distant recurrence in patients with rectal cancer treated with optional short-term radiotherapy, <<ANNALS OF ONCOLOGY>>, 2015; 26 (5): 928-935. [doi:10.1093/annonc/mdv023] [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/68416]

Nomograms to predict survival and the risk for developing local or distant recurrence in patients with rectal cancer treated with optional short-term radiotherapy

Valentini, Vincenzo;Gambacorta, Maria Antonietta;
2015

Abstract

In many European countries, short-term 5 × 5 Gy radiotherapy has become the standard preoperative treatment of patients with resectable rectal cancer. Individualized risk assessment might allow a better selection of patients who will benefit from postoperative treatment and intensified follow-up.
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Van Gijn, W., Van Stiphout, R., Van De Velde, C., Valentini, V., Lammering, G., Gambacorta, M. A., Påhlman, L., Bujko, K., Lambin, P., Nomograms to predict survival and the risk for developing local or distant recurrence in patients with rectal cancer treated with optional short-term radiotherapy, <<ANNALS OF ONCOLOGY>>, 2015; 26 (5): 928-935. [doi:10.1093/annonc/mdv023] [http://hdl.handle.net/10807/68416]
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