Feasibility of a randomized trial of extended lymphadenectomy for pancreatic cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Lymph Node Excision
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic

abstract

  • Definitive evaluation of the potential benefits of extended lymphadenectomy would require a prohibitively large sample size. Adequately powered randomized trials to address the potential benefit of extended lymphadenectomy are infeasible.

publication date

  • June 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archsurg.140.6.584

PubMed ID

  • 15967906

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 584

end page

  • 9; discussion 589-91

volume

  • 140

number

  • 6