Survival after Hepatic Resection for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Trends in Outcomes for 1,600 Patients during Two Decades at a Single Institution Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Colonic Neoplasms
  • Hepatectomy
  • Liver Neoplasms
  • Rectal Neoplasms

abstract

  • Despite worse clinical and pathologic characteristics, survival but not recurrence rates after hepatic resection for colorectal metastases have improved over time and might be attributable to improvements in patient selection, operative management, and chemotherapy. The improvement in survival over time is largely accounted for by low-risk patients.

publication date

  • May 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2009.12.040

PubMed ID

  • 20421043

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 744

end page

  • 52, 752-5

volume

  • 210

number

  • 5