Factors Predictive of Protracted Course of Radiation Therapy in Patients Treated with Definitive Chemoradiation for Cervical Cancer.

@article{Zaki2016FactorsPO,
  title={Factors Predictive of Protracted Course of Radiation Therapy in Patients Treated with Definitive Chemoradiation for Cervical Cancer.},
  author={Mark A Zaki and Michael M. Dominello and Robert J. T. Morris and Steven R Miller},
  journal={Cureus},
  year={2016},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={e558}
}
BACKGROUND There is a benefit to completing definitive chemoradiotherapy (CRT) for cervical cancer within 56 days. However, many patients experience delays due to missed radiation treatments that prolong the overall course of therapy. In order to improve patient care, we performed a quality improvement project to determine factors predictive of protracted… CONTINUE READING