Palliative chemotherapy for gastroesophageal cancer in old and very old patients: A retrospective cohort study at the National Center for Tumor Diseases, Heidelberg.

@article{Berger2015PalliativeCF,
  title={Palliative chemotherapy for gastroesophageal cancer in old and very old patients: A retrospective cohort study at the National Center for Tumor Diseases, Heidelberg.},
  author={Anne Katrin Berger and Stefanie Zschaebitz and Christine Komander and Dirk Jaeger and Georg Martin Haag},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 16},
  pages={4911-8}
}
AIM To investigate the outcome of palliative chemotherapy in old patients with gastroesophageal cancer at the National Center for Tumor Diseases, Heidelberg. METHODS Using a prospectively generated database, we retrospectively analyzed 55 patients ≥ 70 years under palliative chemotherapy for advanced gastroesophageal cancer at the outpatient clinic of the… CONTINUE READING