Meta-analysis of chemotherapy versus combined modality treatment trials in Hodgkin's disease. International Database on Hodgkin's Disease Overview Study Group.

@article{Lffler1998MetaanalysisOC,
  title={Meta-analysis of chemotherapy versus combined modality treatment trials in Hodgkin's disease. International Database on Hodgkin's Disease Overview Study Group.},
  author={Markus L{\"o}ffler and Oana Brosteanu and Dirk Hasenclever and Michael Sextro and David Assouline and Alfred A. Bartolucci and Peter A. Cassileth and Derek Crowther and Volker Diehl and Richard I. Fisher and Richard T. Hoppe and Philip Jacobs and Joseph L. Pater and Santiago Pavlovsky and Elizabeth Thompson and Peter H. Wiernik},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={1998},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={818-29}
}
DESIGN To perform a meta-analysis of all randomized trials that compared chemotherapy (CT) alone versus combined modality treatment (CT + radiotherapy [RT]) for which individual patient data could be made available. PATIENTS AND METHODS Data on 1,740 patients treated on 14 different trials that included 16 relevant comparisons have been analysed. Eight… CONTINUE READING