PhD Dr. Elin R. Sigurdson MD

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Background: Bone scans are often performed as routine staging procedures for patients with T1 and T2 breast cancers. Bone scanning in this patient population is evaluated with respect to cost and impact on clinical management. Methods: Three hundred sixteen women with clinical T1 or T2 breast cancer who had bone scans were treated at Fox Chase Cancer Center(More)
Background: A randomized treating colorectal hepatic metastases demonstrated that hepatic arterial floxuridine (FUdR) with dexamethasone increased tumor response compared with hepatic arterial FUdR alone (Cancer 1992;69:327–34). The mechanism of this improvement is unclear. Methods: We investigated the effect of hepatic arterial dexamethasone with or(More)
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