Effect of intravenously administered iron sucrose on the prevention of anemia in the cervical cancer patients treated with concurrent chemoradiotherapy.

@article{Kim2007EffectOI,
  title={Effect of intravenously administered iron sucrose on the prevention of anemia in the cervical cancer patients treated with concurrent chemoradiotherapy.},
  author={Young Tae Kim and Sang Wun Kim and Bo Sung Yoon and Hye Jin Cho and Eun Ji Nahm and Sung Hoon Kim and Jae Hoon Kim and Jae Wook Kim},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={105 1},
  pages={199-204}
}
OBJECTIVE The incidence of anemia in the cervical cancer patients treated with concurrent chemoradiotherapy is estimated to be more than 50%. Transfusion has been the mainstay of hematologic support with its inherent hazards including infection and transfusion reaction. The aim of this study was to examine the impact of intravenously administered iron sucrose on the prevention of anemia in the cervical cancer patients undergoing concurrent chemoradiotherapy. METHODS From Oct. 2003 to Dec… CONTINUE READING