Patterns of major wound complications following multidisciplinary therapy for lower extremity soft tissue sarcoma.

@article{Miller2016PatternsOM,
  title={Patterns of major wound complications following multidisciplinary therapy for lower extremity soft tissue sarcoma.},
  author={Eric E. Miller and Xiaokui Mo and Nicole T Andonian and Karl E Haglund and Douglas D. Martin and David A. Liebner and James L. Chen and O Hans Iwenofu and Arnab Chakravarti and Thomas J Scharschmidt and Joel L. Mayerson and Raphael E Pollock and Meng Xu-Welliver},
  journal={Journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2016},
  volume={114 3},
  pages={385-91}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine the pattern and timing of major wound complications (MWCs) in patients at our institution who received multimodality treatment for lower extremity soft tissue sarcoma (LE-STS) and to evaluate the impact of MWCs on tumor control and patient outcomes. METHODS The medical records of 102 LE… CONTINUE READING