Adjuvant chemotherapy improves survival in patients with American Joint Committee on Cancer stage II colon cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colonic Neoplasms

abstract

  • To the authors' knowledge, this is the first population-based analysis to identify a survival advantage for adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with AJCC stage II colon cancer. On the basis of the current findings, the authors concluded that the administration of adjuvant chemotherapy improves survival in select patients with stage II disease.

publication date

  • December 15, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.26245

PubMed ID

  • 21692068

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 5493

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 117

number

  • 24