Paclitaxel chemotherapy for the treatment of gastric cancer

  title={Paclitaxel chemotherapy for the treatment of gastric cancer},
  author={Junichi Sakamoto and Takanori Matsui and Yasuhiro Kodera},
  journal={Gastric Cancer},
A comprehensive review of phase I and phase II clinical trials of paclitaxel and paclitaxel-containing chemotherapy regimens for advanced gastric cancer was performed. Response rates, median progression-free survivals, and median overall survivals were examined, together with the treatment regimens and the numbers of patients registered in each trial. Although paclitaxel monotherapy produced considerable improvement in tumor response and prognosis, combination doublet or triplet chemotherapy… CONTINUE READING
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