Twelve-year experience in the management of endometrial cancer: a change in surgical and postoperative radiation approaches.

@article{Barakat2007TwelveyearEI,
  title={Twelve-year experience in the management of endometrial cancer: a change in surgical and postoperative radiation approaches.},
  author={Richard R. Barakat and Gali Lev and Amanda J. Hummer and Yukio Sonoda and Dennis Chi and Kaled M. Alektiar and Nadeem R. Abu-Rustum},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2007},
  volume={105 1},
  pages={150-6}
}
OBJECTIVE Over the past 12 years, the primary management of endometrial cancer at a comprehensive cancer center has undergone changes characterized by the increased use of laparoscopic surgery with comprehensive staging resulting in a decreased reliance on postoperative adjuvant whole pelvic radiation therapy (WPRT). The purpose of this study was to analyze the results of these changes. MATERIALS AND METHODS Between 1/93 and 12/04, 1312 patients underwent surgery for endometrial cancer… CONTINUE READING

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