Outcomes in low-risk babies treated with half-dose chemotherapy according to the Third National Wilms' Tumor Study.

PURPOSE To determine whether the 50% dose reduction of all chemotherapeutic agents recommended for babies (less than or equal to 12 months of age) by the Third National Wilms' Tumor Study (NWTS-3) produced acceptable toxicity without sacrificing any survival benefit. MATERIALS AND METHODS The 365 babies enrolled in NWTS-3 had tumors of varying histologies… CONTINUE READING