Preoperative chemotherapy with S-1 and cisplatin for highly advanced gastric cancer.

UNLABELLED Feasibility and efficacy of S-1 and cisplatin followed by surgery was evaluated, and factors contributing to survival benefit were analyzed. PATIENTS AND METHODS In total, 120 consecutive patients with highly advanced gastric cancer were treated with S-1 (80 mg/m(2) for 21 consecutive days) and cisplatin (50 mg/m(2) on day 8). RESULTS The… CONTINUE READING