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A prospective multicenter phase II study evaluating multimodality treatment of patients with peritoneal carcinomatosis arising from appendiceal and colorectal cancer: the COMBATAC trial

  • Gabriel Glockzin1Email author,
  • Justine Rochon2,
  • Dirk Arnold3,
  • Sven A Lang1,
  • Frank Klebl4,
  • Florian Zeman5,
  • Michael Koller5,
  • Hans J Schlitt1 and
  • Pompiliu Piso1, 6
BMC Cancer201313:67

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-13-67

Received: 12 November 2012

Accepted: 4 February 2013

Published: 7 February 2013

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12 Nov 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
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4 Feb 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Markus Moehler
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4 Feb 2013 Editorially accepted
7 Feb 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2407-13-67

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Regensburg
Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, University of Heidelberg
Department of Medical Oncology, Tumor Biology Clinic, Albert Ludwigs University
Department of Internal Medicine, University Medical Center Regensburg
Center for Clinical Studies, University Medical Center Regensburg
Department of Surgery, St. John of God Hospital Regensburg