Medical Oncology

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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