Outcomes from chemoradiotherapy for patients with esophageal cancer.

  title={Outcomes from chemoradiotherapy for patients with esophageal cancer.},
  author={Anna Pantling and James A. Gossage and Ravikrishna Mamidanna and George Newman and Andrew Robinson and Donald Manifold and Peter C Hale},
  journal={Diseases of the esophagus : official journal of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus},
  volume={24 3},
Chemoradiotherapy is a widely used alternative treatment to surgical resection in certain patient groups with early esophageal cancer. The aim of this study was to retrospectively assess toxicity and outcome of patients treated with definitive chemoradiotherapy for early esophageal cancer at one institution. A retrospective analysis of all patients treated with chemoradiotherapy between February 2000 and December 2008 at a single tertiary center was performed with documentation of treatment… CONTINUE READING