• Medicine
  • Published 2010

Concomitant Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy for Eelderly Patients with Advanced Esophageal Cancer;A Clinical Observation of 108 Cases

@inproceedings{Xuefeng2010ConcomitantRA,
  title={Concomitant Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy for Eelderly Patients with Advanced Esophageal Cancer;A Clinical Observation of 108 Cases},
  author={Yang Xue-feng},
  year={2010}
}
Objective To evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of concomitant radiotherapy and chemotherapy in the treatment of advanced esophageal cancer in the elderly. Methods We selected 215 elderly patients with advanced esophageal cancer and randomly divided them into control group(n=107) receiving single radiotherapy and treatment group(n=108) receiving normal radiotherapy plus tegafur 0.7g one time a day,five times a week. DDP20mg,first 1 ~ 5 days,21 days as a cycle and 2 cycles for all patients… CONTINUE READING