Association of haemoglobin level with morbidity and mortality of patients with locally advanced oesophageal carcinoma undergoing radiotherapy--a secondary analysis of three consecutive clinical phase III trials.

@article{Zhao2006AssociationOH,
  title={Association of haemoglobin level with morbidity and mortality of patients with locally advanced oesophageal carcinoma undergoing radiotherapy--a secondary analysis of three consecutive clinical phase III trials.},
  author={Kuai-le Zhao and Guang Liu and Guo Liang Jiang and Yan Wang and Li Jun Zhong and W Q Yao and Xiao Mao Guo and Gary D. Wu and Liang Zhu and Xu Hua Shi},
  journal={Clinical oncology (Royal College of Radiologists (Great Britain))},
  year={2006},
  volume={18 8},
  pages={621-7}
}
AIMS To investigate the strength of association between anaemia and overall survival, locoregional control, and late radiation complications in patients with locally advanced oesophageal carcinoma undergoing radiotherapy with or without chemotherapy and hyperthermia. MATERIALS AND METHODS Between March 1996 and December 2002, 303 patients with locally… CONTINUE READING