Two studies pave the way for preoperative therapy in pancreatic cancer patients

Matthew H. Katz, Syed A. Ahmad, Judy C Boughey

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The delivery of chemotherapy and/or radiation in the preoperative setting (before surgical resection, instead of after it) has been hypothesized to improve both rates of margin-negative resection and survival.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)57-60
Number of pages4
JournalBulletin of the American College of Surgeons
Volume101
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1 2016

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Pancreatic Neoplasms
Radiation
Drug Therapy
Survival
Therapeutics
Margins of Excision

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Two studies pave the way for preoperative therapy in pancreatic cancer patients. / Katz, Matthew H.; Ahmad, Syed A.; Boughey, Judy C.

In: Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons, Vol. 101, No. 8, 01.08.2016, p. 57-60.

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