PROGNOSTIC FACTORS FOR SURVIVAL IN PATIENTS WITH COLORECTAL LIVER METASTASES : experience of a single Brazilian cancer center

@inproceedings{Castro2013PROGNOSTICFF,
  title={PROGNOSTIC FACTORS FOR SURVIVAL IN PATIENTS WITH COLORECTAL LIVER METASTASES : experience of a single Brazilian cancer center},
  author={H{\'e}ber Salvador de Castro and Paulo Roberto and Wilson Luiz da and Alessandro Landskron and Paulo and Felipe Jos{\'e} Fern{\'a}ndez},
  year={2013}
}
  • Héber Salvador de Castro, Paulo Roberto, +3 authors Felipe José Fernández
  • Published 2013
Context Liver metastases are a common event in the clinical outcome of patients with colorectal cancer and account for 2/3 of deaths from this disease. There is considerable controversy among the data in the literature regarding the results of surgical treatment and prognostic factors of survival, and no analysis have been done in a large cohort of patients in Brazil. Objectives To characterize the results of surgical treatment of patients with colorectal liver metastases, and to establish… CONTINUE READING