Radiation Oncology

Gastric Cancer   

Questions discussed in this category


If so, what dose-fractionation regimen do you utilize? What are your target volumes?

Does the lack of D2 dissection automatically necessitate adjuvant chemoradiation therapy (ie <5 LN obtained)? Would the presence of high risk facto...

Is there such thing a definitive radiotherapy in this setting, or would this be a purely palliative approach? If you would treat, what would your targ...

Will you treat only the anastamosis and remnant stomach without elective nodal RT, or will you include elective nodal RT in your treatment fields, ass...

We use PET for esophageal, but not gastric cancer. GE junction seems like a grey area. 


Papers discussed in this category


N Engl J Med, 2006 Jul 6

N. Engl. J. Med., 2001-09-06

BMC Cancer, 2015-07-21

J. Clin. Oncol., 2009-02-20

J Clin Oncol, 2012 Jul 1

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

Lancet Oncol., 2014-07-01

Ann. Oncol., 2014-07-01

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

J Clin Oncol, 2012 Jan 20

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys, 2005 Dec 1

Lancet,

Cancer,

J. Clin. Oncol.,

Lancet Oncol., 2018 Apr 09

Lancet, 2019 Apr 11

Ann. Surg. Oncol., 2017 Mar 23