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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Numerous trials have shown that pathological complete response (pCR) following preoperative chemoradiotherapy (CRT) and surgery for oesophageal cancer is associated with(More)
Insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) mediated signalling has been implicated to be of significant importance during vertebrate embryonic development. IGF-I signalling has also been shown to be(More)
AIMS The late toxicity of short-course preoperative radiotherapy (SCPRT) after total mesorectal excision (TME) in resectable rectal cancer has not been adequately documented. The acute toxicity in a(More)
AIM Postoperative mortality following total mesorectal excision is increased if this is performed more than 3 days after the completion of short course preoperative radiotherapy. Suppression of(More)