Role of radiotherapy in Ewing tumors.

@article{Dunst2004RoleOR,
  title={Role of radiotherapy in Ewing tumors.},
  author={Juergen Dunst and Andreas Schuck},
  journal={Pediatric blood & cancer},
  year={2004},
  volume={42 5},
  pages={465-70}
}
BACKGROUND The objective of this review article is to outline the role of radiotherapy in a curative multimodal treatment concept. PROCEDURE We have analyzed the data from major multi-institutional prospective trials in Ewing tumors for to evaluate the impact of radiotherapy on local control and survival. RESULTS Surgery yields in general better local control and survival figures as compared to radiotherapy. The efficacy of radiotherapy as compared to surgery varies among the studies and… CONTINUE READING

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