A Prospective Observational Study on Effect of Short‐Term Periodic Steroid Premedication on Bone Metabolism in Gastrointestinal Cancer (ESPRESSO‐01)

@inproceedings{Nakamura2017APO,
  title={A Prospective Observational Study on Effect of Short‐Term Periodic Steroid Premedication on Bone Metabolism in Gastrointestinal Cancer (ESPRESSO‐01)},
  author={Michio Nakamura and Atsushi Ishiguro and Tetsuhito Muranaka and Hiraku Fukushima and Satoshi Yuki and Kota Ono and Taichi Murai and Chika Matsuda and Ayane Oba and Kazufumi Itaya and Takayuki Sone and Masataka Yagisawa and Yuta Koike and Ayana Endo and Yoko Tsukuda and Yuji Ono and Takahiko Kudo and Atsushi Nagasaka and Shuji Nishikawa and Yoshito Komatsu},
  booktitle={The oncologist},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND A multicenter prospective observational study evaluated the effect of gastrointestinal cancer chemotherapy with short-term periodic steroid premedication on bone metabolism. PATIENTS AND METHODS Seventy-four patients undergoing chemotherapy for gastrointestinal cancer were studied. The primary endpoints were changes in bone mineral densities… CONTINUE READING