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Radiotherapy in pancreatic cancer.

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UNLABELLED: PURPOSE AND APPROACH: To summarize the current knowledge on the role of radiotherapy in the treatment of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC). The results of meta-analyses, phase III-studies, and phase II-studies using chemoradiation (CRT) and chemotherapy for resectable and non-resectable PDAC are reviewed. RESULTS AND CONCLUSION: The role of CRT is undefined in the adjuvant setting but there may be a role as additive treatment after R1 resection. Locally advanced borderline r...

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10.1007/s00066-008-1865-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Oncology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Strahlentherapie und Onkologie : Organ der Deutschen Rontgengesellschaft ... [et al] More from this journal
Volume:
184
Issue:
11
Pages:
557-564
Publication date:
2008-11-01
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EISSN:
1439-099X
ISSN:
0179-7158
Language:
English
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uuid:67db3123-e21f-4ce8-990c-25f2f6ac178c
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132116
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2012-12-19

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