Definitive Treatment

Known as: Definitive Therapy 
The treatment plan for a disease or disorder that has been chosen as the best one for a patient after all other choices have been considered.
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1949-2018
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
PURPOSE To examine the impact of marital status on stage at diagnosis, use of definitive therapy, and cancer-specific mortality… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Klebsiella pneumoniae producing Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC) has been associated with serious infections and high… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Chemoradiation as definitive therapy is the preferred primary therapy for patients with anal canal carcinoma; however… (More)
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2005
2005
There is now solid scientific evidence suggesting that early detection of various forms of cancer can lead to improved clinical… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Marsupialisation appeared to be an effective treatment. 
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2001
2001
PURPOSE We conducted a phase I-II, multi-institutional trial to determine the maximum-tolerated dose (MTD) of cisplatin in an… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Patients with recurrent syncope frequently undergo extensive investigations that consume significant health care… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Recognizing the significant mortality and complications inherent in the operative management of blunt hepatic injuries… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE Using the technique of meta-analysis, we aim to illustrate the potential benefit, or lack of it, in adding chemotherapy… (More)
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1985
1985
A prospective randomized controlled clinical trial was performed in 43 consecutive histologically proved cirrhotic patients with… (More)
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