Multivisceral Resection for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: Prognostic Factors Influencing Outcome.

@article{Manas2015MultivisceralRF,
  title={Multivisceral Resection for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer: Prognostic Factors Influencing Outcome.},
  author={Maria Jose Cano Manas and E. Martinez Esp{\'i}n and Manuel L{\'o}pez-Cano and Francesc Vallribera and Manel Armengol-Carrasco},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of surgery : SJS : official organ for the Finnish Surgical Society and the Scandinavian Surgical Society},
  year={2015},
  volume={104 3},
  pages={154-60}
}
AIMS To assess outcome in patients with locally advanced rectal cancer undergoing multivisceral resection. METHODS Retrospective study of 30 consecutive patients (mean age 67.8 years) with primary locally advanced rectal cancer undergoing en bloc multivisceral resection of the organs involved with curative intent between 1998 and 2010. Overall survival, local and distal recurrence, and disease-free survival were analyzed by the Kaplan-Meier method. Risk factors for clinical outcome were… CONTINUE READING