Postoperative Radiotherapy Improves Survival in Stage pT2N0M0 Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma with High Risk of Poor Prognosis

@article{Wang2015PostoperativeRI,
  title={Postoperative Radiotherapy Improves Survival in Stage pT2N0M0 Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma with High Risk of Poor Prognosis},
  author={Shuai Wang and Zhou Bi Wang and Zhe Yang and Yu Liu and Xiangyan Liu and Bin Shang and Wen Peng Jiang},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2015},
  volume={23},
  pages={265-272}
}
Clinically, some patients with stage pT2N0M0 esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) might have poor survival outcomes after Ivor-Lewis esophagectomy. We explored whether adjuvant radiotherapy could improve the prognosis for the patients with high risk of poor clinical outcomes. We screened 326 pT2N0M0 ESCC patients who had complete resection with Ivor… CONTINUE READING