Comparison of local recurrence with conventional and intensity-modulated radiation therapy for primary soft-tissue sarcomas of the extremity Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Extremities
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Organ Sparing Treatments
  • Radiotherapy, Intensity-Modulated
  • Sarcoma

abstract

  • Despite a preponderance of higher-risk features (especially close/positive margin) in the IMRT group, IMRT was associated with significantly reduced local recurrence compared with conventional EBRT for primary STS of the extremity.

publication date

  • October 10, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4178522

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2013.53.9452

PubMed ID

  • 25185087

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3236

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 32

number

  • 29