Neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy in the treatment of fixed and semi-fixed rectal tumors. Analysis of results and prognostic factors

@article{Ferrigno2006NeoadjuvantRI,
  title={Neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy in the treatment of fixed and semi-fixed rectal tumors. Analysis of results and prognostic factors},
  author={Robson Ferrigno and Paulo Eduardo Ribeiro dos Santos Novaes and Maria Let{\'i}cia Gobo Silva and In{\^e}s Nobuko Nishimoto and Wilson Toshihiko Nakagawa and Benedito Mauro Rossi and Fabio O Ferreira and Ademar Lopes},
  journal={Radiation Oncology (London, England)},
  year={2006},
  volume={1},
  pages={5 - 5}
}
PURPOSE To report the retrospective analysis of patients with locally advanced rectal cancer treated with neodjuvant radiochemotherapy. METHODS AND MATERIALS From January 1994 to December 2003, 101 patients with fixed (25%) or semi-fixed (75%) rectal adenocarcinoma were treated by preoperative radiotherapy with a dose of 45 Gy at the whole pelvis and 50.4… CONTINUE READING