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Metabolic nodal response as a prognostic marker after neoadjuvant therapy for oesophageal cancer.

Abstract:

Background

The ability to predict recurrence and survival after neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC) and surgery for oesophageal cancer remains elusive. This study evaluated the role of [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) PET–CT in assessing tumour and nodal response as a prognostic marker.

Methods

This was a single-centre UK cohort study. From 2006 to 2014, patients with oesophageal cancer staged with PET–CT before NAC, and restaged by CT or PET–CT before resection, were inc...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Publisher copy:
10.1002/bjs.10435

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Oncology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM; Oxford Ludwig Institute
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Oncology
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Oncology
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-7777-5520
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of Surgery Journal website
Volume:
104
Issue:
4
Pages:
408-417
Publication date:
2017-01-01
Acceptance date:
2016-10-26
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-2168
ISSN:
0007-1323
Pmid:
28093719
Source identifiers:
673459

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