Adjuvant Chemotherapy Improves Survival after Resection of Hepatic Colorectal Metastases: Analysis of Data from Two Continents Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
  • Chemotherapy, Adjuvant
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Liver Neoplasms

abstract

  • This large study, with patients stratified by risk of recurrence, demonstrates that systemic adjuvant chemotherapy, such as a 5-FU-based regimen, prolongs survival after hepatic resection for colorectal metastases.

publication date

  • May 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2006.12.036

PubMed ID

  • 17481478

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 753

end page

  • 61; discussion 761-3

volume

  • 204

number

  • 5