Long-term Analysis of Gemcitabine-based Chemoradiation after Surgical Resection for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

@article{Mattiucci2012LongtermAO,
  title={Long-term Analysis of Gemcitabine-based Chemoradiation after Surgical Resection for Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma},
  author={Gian Carlo Mattiucci and Edy Ippolito and Giuseppe Roberto D’Agostino and Sergio Alfieri and Armando Antinori and Antonio Crucitti and Mario Balducci and Francesco Deodato and Stefano Luzi and Gabriella Macchia and Daniela Smaniotto and Alessio Giuseppe Morganti and Vincenzo Valentini},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={20},
  pages={423-429}
}
To evaluate the efficacy in terms of local control (LC) of 24 h infusion of gemcitabine plus radiotherapy after surgery for pancreatic cancer. Weekly gemcitabine (100 mg/m2) was provided as a 24-hour infusion during the course of radiotherapy (50.4 Gy to the tumor, 39.6 Gy to the nodes). Patients subsequently received five cycles of gemcitabine… CONTINUE READING