The Effects of Adjuvant Experimental Radioimmunotherapy and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy on Intestinal and Abdominal Healing after Cytoreductive Surgery for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis in the Rat

@article{Aarts2008TheEO,
  title={The Effects of Adjuvant Experimental Radioimmunotherapy and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy on Intestinal and Abdominal Healing after Cytoreductive Surgery for Peritoneal Carcinomatosis in the Rat},
  author={Frits Aarts and Phd R. P. Bleichrodt and Bruno De Man and Roland Lomme and Otto C Boerman and Thijs Hendriks},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2008},
  volume={15},
  pages={3299-3307}
}
Cytoreductive surgery (CS) followed by hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) results in limited survival benefit and high morbidity and mortality rates in patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC). Radioimmunotherapy (RIT) after CS of experimental PC has been shown to increase survival and compare favorably to HIPEC. The effects of RIT and… CONTINUE READING