[Radiation and concomitant chemotherapy after surgery for breast cancer: Arcosein study ].

@article{Calais1998RadiationAC,
  title={[Radiation and concomitant chemotherapy after surgery for breast cancer: Arcosein study ].},
  author={Gilles Calais},
  journal={Cancer radiotherapie : journal de la Societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique},
  year={1998},
  volume={2 5},
  pages={
          469-74
        }
}
  • Gilles Calais
  • Published in
    Cancer radiotherapie : journal de la Societe…
    1998
In breast cancer postoperative radiation therapy improves local control rate and survival. When chemotherapy and radiation are indicated, the sequencing of the two treatments is still controversial. Several studies have suggested that adjuvant radiotherapy could be safely delayed until adjuvant chemotherapy was completed. Other studies, most of them retrospective, pointed out that a delay in the initiation of radiotherapy in order to give chemotherapy first may result in an increased rate of… CONTINUE READING