Comparison of perioperative radiation therapy and surgery versus surgery alone in 204 patients with primary retroperitoneal sarcoma: A retrospective 2-institution study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Pelvic Neoplasms
  • Retroperitoneal Neoplasms
  • Sarcoma

abstract

  • The addition of advanced-modality RT to surgery for primary retroperitoneal or pelvic sarcoma was associated with improved LRFS, although this did not translate into significantly better disease-specific survival. This treatment strategy warrants further investigation in a randomized trial.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4465112

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/SLA.0000000000001063

PubMed ID

  • 26061213

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 156

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 262

number

  • 1