Medical Oncology

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Questions discussed in this category



If so, how many cycles would you give? Both the MAGIC and FLOT trials showed difficulty with administering adjuvant chemotherapy.

The upfront plan is to use a definitive radiation dose of 66 Gy. My reading supports the use of 5FU + cisplatin but another doctor is recommending FOL...

If the patient has large, bulky nodes would you consider starting after chemotherapy for cytoreduction? Or otherwise consider replanning mid-treatment...


Papers discussed in this category


Lancet Oncol., 2015-09-01

JAMA oncology, 2018-01-01

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2012-07-01

J. Clin. Oncol., 2016-08-10

Lancet Oncol., 2014-07-01

Ann. Oncol., 2014-07-01

J. Clin. Oncol., 2015-10-01

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2012-12-10

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2002-03-01

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2008-03-20

J Clin Oncol, 2007 Apr 1

J Clin Oncol, 2005 Apr 1

J. Clin. Oncol.,

Cancer, 2012-06-01

N. Engl. J. Med., 2012-05-31

Lancet Oncol., 2014 Feb 18

The New England journal of medicine, 2018-12-06

Lancet, 2019 Oct 04

Pancreas,

Lancet, 2019 Apr 11