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Chemoradiation in elderly esophageal cancer patients: rationale and design of a phase I/II multicenter study (OSAGE)

BMC Cancer201717:483

Received: 1 June 2017

Accepted: 29 June 2017

Published: 13 July 2017

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1 Jun 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
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29 Jun 2017 Editorially accepted
13 Jul 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12885-017-3465-4

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of radiotherapy, Institut de Cancérologie Jean Godinot, Reims, France
Departmentof radiotherapy, Centre Georges François Leclerc, Dijon, France
Methodology and Quality of life in Oncology Unbit, EA 3181, CHU Besançon, Besançon, France
Geriatric service, CHU Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
Department of medical Oncology, CLCC Rene Huguenin Institut Curie, Saint Cloud, Saint Cloud, France
Department of radiotherapy, CHU Besançon, Besançon, France