Adjuvant radiotherapy in retroperitoneal sarcomas. A Scandinavian Sarcoma Group study of 97 patients.

  title={Adjuvant radiotherapy in retroperitoneal sarcomas. A Scandinavian Sarcoma Group study of 97 patients.},
  author={Linn H Trovik and Kjell K. Ovrebo and Martin Almquist and Hans Haugland and Pehr Rissler and J. Eide and Jacob Engellau and Odd R. Monge and Anniken B Nyhus and Ingvild K Elde and Nina Louise Jebsen},
  journal={Acta oncologica},
  volume={53 9},
BACKGROUND Currently there is no consensus on the use of adjuvant radiotherapy (RT) in retroperitoneal sarcoma (RPS). We have analysed clinical outcomes in patients with localised RPS treated at two Scandinavian Sarcoma Group (SSG) centres: Haukeland University Hospital (HUH), Bergen, Norway and Skåne University Hospital (SUH), Lund, Sweden to clarify the effects of adjuvant RT on local control and overall survival (OS). MATERIAL AND METHODS Local databases and registers at HUH and SUH as… CONTINUE READING


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