Irradiation therapy with multiple small fractions per day in urinary bladder cancer.

Abstract

In a clinical trial 168 patients with carcinoma of the bladder, T2-T4, were randomized to one of two treatments; 1 Gy 3 times a day to a total of 84 Gy or 2 Gy once a day to a total of 64 Gy. Local eradication of the tumour in the bladder cystoscopically and cytologically at 6 months after completion of treatment and patient survival were analyzed. The… (More)

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@article{Edsmyr1985IrradiationTW, title={Irradiation therapy with multiple small fractions per day in urinary bladder cancer.}, author={Folke Edsmyr and Lourdes Andersson and Pierluigi Esposti and Bo Littbrand and Bo R. Nilsson}, journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology}, year={1985}, volume={4 3}, pages={197-203} }