The intergroup/RTOG 85-01 concurrent chemoradiation regimen for Japanese esophageal cancer.

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BACKGROUND/AIMS To evaluate outcome of the U.S. RTOG/Intergroup Protocol 85-01 for 44 Japanese esophageal cancer patients. METHODOLOGY Between 1996 and 2004, patients with esophageal cancer received the Intergroup concurrent chemoradiation therapy regimen for the primary treatment (n=44, group A). We compared the data with those of patients receiving… (More)

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@article{Yamashita2006TheI8, title={The intergroup/RTOG 85-01 concurrent chemoradiation regimen for Japanese esophageal cancer.}, author={Hideomi Yamashita and Keiichi Nakagawa and Masao Tago and Naoki Nakamura and K Shiraishi and Ken-ichi Mafune and Michio Kaminishi and Kuni Ohtomo}, journal={Hepato-gastroenterology}, year={2006}, volume={53 72}, pages={863-8} }