Surgery versus radiation therapy for stage IB2 cervical carcinoma: a population-based analysis.

@article{Rungruang2012SurgeryVR,
  title={Surgery versus radiation therapy for stage IB2 cervical carcinoma: a population-based analysis.},
  author={Bunja Jane Rungruang and Madeleine Courtney-Brooks and Sushil Beriwal and Kristin Zorn and Scott D. Richard and Alexander B. Olawaiye and Thomas Carl Krivak and Paniti Sukumvanich},
  journal={International journal of gynecological cancer : official journal of the International Gynecological Cancer Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={484-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to examine outcomes in stage IB2 cervical cancer patients undergoing primary surgery versus radiation. METHODS Stage IB2 cervical cancer patients were identified from the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Public-Use Database from 2000 to 2006. Patients were divided into those receiving radiation (radiation first) or surgery (surgery first) as initial treatment. Overall survival was calculated by Kaplan-Meier method and compared using log-rank… CONTINUE READING
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