An update on randomized clinical trials in advanced and metastatic colorectal carcinoma.

@article{Maithel2010AnUO,
  title={An update on randomized clinical trials in advanced and metastatic colorectal carcinoma.},
  author={Shishir Kumar Maithel and Michael Ian D'Angelica},
  journal={Surgical oncology clinics of North America},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={163-81}
}
During the past eight years, there have been significant advances in the treatment and outcome of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer. This is likely the result of improved imaging, staging, chemotherapy, and surgery. After conducting a standardized MEDLINE literature search, this article reviews the prospective randomized controlled trials in… CONTINUE READING