Feasibility of concurrent cisplatin and extended field radiation therapy (EFRT) using intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for carcinoma of the cervix.

@article{Gerszten2006FeasibilityOC,
  title={Feasibility of concurrent cisplatin and extended field radiation therapy (EFRT) using intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for carcinoma of the cervix.},
  author={Kristina Gerszten and Kelly Colonello and D E Heron and Ron J Lalonde and Issa D Fitian and John T. Comerci and Raj N Selvaraj and John Michael Varlotto},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={102 2},
  pages={182-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the acute tolerance of delivering concurrent cisplatin and extended field radiotherapy (EFRT) using intensity-modulated radiotherapy technique (IMRT) for cancer of the cervix. METHODS All patients receiving definitive treatment for cervical cancer were treated with EFRT using IMRT technique and concurrent cisplatin. The treatment volume included the cervix, uterus, parametria, presacral space, upper vagina, pelvic, common iliac, and paraaortic nodes to the top of L1. All… CONTINUE READING

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