Radiotherapy combined with transcatheter arterial infusion chemotherapy for locally advanced cervical cancer.

@article{Kokubo1998RadiotherapyCW,
  title={Radiotherapy combined with transcatheter arterial infusion chemotherapy for locally advanced cervical cancer.},
  author={Masaki Kokubo and Kunihiko Tsutsui and Yasushi Nagata and Kaoru Okajima and Yoshiki Katakura and Yoshiharu Negoro and Masashi Yamamoto and Masahiro Hiraoka},
  journal={Acta oncologica},
  year={1998},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={143-9}
}
Twenty-four patients with locally advanced cervical cancer were treated with radiation therapy (RT) and transcatheter arterial infusion (TAI) chemotherapy, while 22 patients were treated with RT alone. RT consisted of a combination of external irradiation and high-dose-rate intracavitary brachytherapy. TAI therapy consisted of two sessions using cisplatin… CONTINUE READING