Management of peritoneal surface malignancy with cytoreductive surgery and perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy.

@article{Portilla2006ManagementOP,
  title={Management of peritoneal surface malignancy with cytoreductive surgery and perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy.},
  author={Alberto G{\'o}mez Portilla and Pedro Barrios and Sebasti{\'a}n Rufi{\'a}n and Bruno Camps and P Bretcha and Luis Gonz{\'a}lez Bay{\'o}n and Juan Torres Melero and M Garc{\'i}a Polavieja and Santiago Gonz{\'a}lez Moreno},
  journal={European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={628-31}
}
AIMS A new treatment strategy combining maximal cytoreductive surgery for treatment of macroscopic disease and maximal perioperative intraperitoneal chemotherapy for residual microscopic disease, suggests that in a selected group of patients benefit is possible. The purpose of this study was to report our experience with this combined treatment and to identify the principal prognostic factors. METHODS The study included 266 patients from 9 institutions operated on between July 1990 and July… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, results, connections, and topics extracted from this paper.
8 Extracted Citations
0 Extracted References
Similar Papers

Citing Papers

Publications influenced by this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…