[Results of the combined treatment of cancer of the cardial region of the stomach (a cooperative, randomized study)].

@article{Vashakmadze1987ResultsOT,
  title={[Results of the combined treatment of cancer of the cardial region of the stomach (a cooperative, randomized study)].},
  author={L A Vashakmadze and L A Babaian and M I Talaev and I V Koliadiuk and Vladimir A. Savinov},
  journal={Voprosy onkologii},
  year={1987},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={70-4}
}
Immediate and long-term results of treatment of cancer of the proximal part of the stomach were compared in two groups of patients: (1) surgery and (2) combined treatment (preoperative Co-60 teletherapy + radical surgery). The patients were randomly assigned to the treatment schedules. The study was cooperative. Study group 1 included 128 patients, group 2-106. Radiotherapy was accompanied by mild complications; it neither adversely affected the terms of surgery nor resulted in an increased… CONTINUE READING