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Medical and radiation oncology

Section edited by Dirk Vordermark

This section focuses on clinical research that impacts on the treatment of cancer using systemic chemotherapy, targeted therapy, and radiation.

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  1. Content type: Research article

    Growing evidence indicates that inflammation contributes to cancer progression, and several inflammatory markers have been reported to be associated with the clinical outcomes in patients with various types of...

    Authors: Masatsune Shibutani, Kiyoshi Maeda, Hisashi Nagahara, Tatsunari Fukuoka, Shinji Matsutani, Kenjiro Kimura, Ryosuke Amano, Kosei Hirakawa and Masaichi Ohira

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:241

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  2. Content type: Research article

    Locally advanced uterine cervical cancer (LAUCC) with lateral tumor extension may not always be covered adequately by conventional intracavitary brachytherapy (ICBT). Hybrid intracavitary and interstitial brac...

    Authors: Naoya Murakami, Kazuma Kobayashi, Satoshi Shima, Keisuke Tsuchida, Tairo Kashihara, Nikolaos Tselis, Rei Umezawa, Kana Takahashi, Koji Inaba, Yoshinori Ito, Hiroshi Igaki, Yuko Nakayama, Koji Masui, Ken Yoshida, Tomoyasu Kato and Jun Itami

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:221

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  3. Content type: Study protocol

    Despite multimodality treatments including neurosurgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy, glioblastoma (GBM) prognosis remains poor. GBM is classically considered as a radioresistant tumor, because of its high l...

    Authors: Paul Lesueur, Justine Lequesne, Jean-Michel Grellard, Audrey Dugué, Elodie Coquan, Pierre-Emmanuel Brachet, Julien Geffrelot, William Kao, Evelyne Emery, David Hassanein Berro, Laurent Castera, Nicolas Goardon, Joëlle Lacroix, Marie Lange, Aurélie Capel, Alexandra Leconte…

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:198

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Chemoradiotherapy effectively treats superficial esophageal cancer and is optimal to preserve organs. However, late toxicity, particularly in cardiac diseases, obstructs clinical outcomes. We revealed the risk...

    Authors: Yoshito Hayashi, Hideki Iijima, Fumiaki Isohashi, Yoshiki Tsujii, Tetsuji Fujinaga, Kengo Nagai, Shunsuke Yoshii, Akihiko Sakatani, Satoshi Hiyama, Shinichiro Shinzaki, Tomoki Makino, Makoto Yamasaki, Kazuhiko Ogawa, Yuichiro Doki and Tetsuo Takehara

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:195

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Current prognostic markers cannot adequately predict the clinical outcome of breast cancer patients. Therefore, additional biomarkers need to be included in routine immune panels. FOXA1 was a significant predi...

    Authors: Shahin De Lara, Jenny Nyqvist, Elisabeth Werner Rönnerman, Khalil Helou, Elisabeth Kenne Sarenmalm, Zakaria Einbeigi, Per Karlsson, Toshima Z. Parris and Anikó Kovács

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:187

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  6. Content type: Case report

    Pneumatosis intestinalis is a rare adverse event that occurs in patients with lung cancer, especially those undergoing treatment with epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors (EGFR-TKI). Osi...

    Authors: Yuki Nukii, Atsushi Miyamoto, Sayaka Mochizuki, Shuhei Moriguchi, Yui Takahashi, Kazumasa Ogawa, Kyoko Murase, Shigeo Hanada, Hironori Uruga, Hisashi Takaya, Nasa Morokawa and Kazuma Kishi

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:186

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  7. Content type: Research article

    The aim of this analysis was to model the effect of local control (LC) on overall survival (OS) in patients treated with stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) for liver or lung metastases from colorectal cancer.

    Authors: Rainer J. Klement, N. Abbasi-Senger, S. Adebahr, H. Alheid, M. Allgaeuer, G. Becker, O. Blanck, J. Boda-Heggemann, T. Brunner, M. Duma, M. J. Eble, I. Ernst, S. Gerum, D. Habermehl, P. Hass, C. Henkenberens…

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:173

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  8. Content type: Study protocol

    Glioblastoma, a high-grade glial infiltrating tumor, is the most frequent malignant brain tumor in adults and carries a dismal prognosis. External beam radiotherapy (EBRT) increases overall survival but this i...

    Authors: Anne Laprie, Soléakhéna Ken, Thomas Filleron, Vincent Lubrano, Laure Vieillevigne, Fatima Tensaouti, Isabelle Catalaa, Sergio Boetto, Jonathan Khalifa, Justine Attal, Guillaume Peyraga, Carlos Gomez-Roca, Emmanuelle Uro-Coste, Georges Noel, Gilles Truc, Marie-Pierre Sunyach…

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:167

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  9. Content type: Research article

    Diabetes is related with increased cancer mortality across multiple cancer types. Its role in lung cancer mortality is still unclear. We aim to determine the prognostic value of fasting plasma glucose (FPG) an...

    Authors: Milana Bergamino, Antonio J. Rullan, Maria Saigí, Inmaculada Peiró, Eduard Montanya, Ramón Palmero, José Carlos Ruffinelli, Arturo Navarro, María Dolores Arnaiz, Isabel Brao, Samantha Aso, Susana Padrones, Felipe Cardenal and Ernest Nadal

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:165

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  10. Content type: Research article

    Small cell lung cancer (SCLC) is characterized by a high propensity for metastases and a poor prognosis irrespective of high sensitivity for initial chemotherapy. Although interstitial pneumonia (IP) is one of...

    Authors: Masayuki Shirasawa, Tomoya Fukui, Seiichiro Kusuhara, Yasuhiro Hiyoshi, Yoshiro Nakahara, Noriko Nishinarita, Satoshi Igawa and Katsuhiko Naoki

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:163

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  11. Content type: Research article

    Identifying high-risk patients for platinum resistance is critical for improving clinical management of ovarian cancer. We aimed to use automated image analysis of hematoxylin & eosin (H&E) stained sections to...

    Authors: C. Lan, J. Li, X. Huang, A. Heindl, Y. Wang, S. Yan and Y. Yuan

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:159

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  12. Content type: Research article

    We analyzed the efficacy and toxicity of cabazitaxel (CBZ) at high and low initial doses in Japanese patients with docetaxel-resistant castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC).

    Authors: Naoki Terada, Toshiyuki Kamoto, Hiromasa Tsukino, Shoichiro Mukai, Shusuke Akamatsu, Takahiro Inoue, Osamu Ogawa, Shintaro Narita, Tomonori Habuchi, Shinichi Yamashita, Koji Mitsuzuka, Yoichi Arai, Shuya Kandori, Takahiro Kojima, Hiroyuki Nishiyama, Yoshiaki Kawamura…

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:156

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  13. Content type: Case report

    Epidermal growth factor receptor-tyrosine kinase inhibitors (EGFR-TKIs) have been emerged as the standard selection in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with EGFR sensitive mutations. However, primar...

    Authors: Junhui Wang and Jianxin Chen

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:131

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  14. Content type: Research article

    We conducted a randomized trial to evaluate the efficacy of heparinoid moisturization for radiation dermatitis. We report the time-course of sebum content after whole breast radiotherapy (WBRT) and the efficac...

    Authors: Mami Ogita, Kenji Sekiguchi, Keiko Akahane, Ryoko Ito, Chiori Haga, Satoru Arai, Yasushi Ishida and Jiro Kawamori

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:125

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  15. Content type: Study protocol

    Induction chemotherapy followed by chemoradiation is a treatment option for patients with locally advanced pancreatic cancer (LAPC). However, overall survival is comparable to chemotherapy alone and local prog...

    Authors: Victoria Y. Strauss, Rachel Shaw, Pradeep S. Virdee, Christopher N. Hurt, Elizabeth Ward, Bethan Tranter, Neel Patel, John Bridgewater, Philip Parsons, Ganesh Radhakrishna, Eric O’Neill, David Sebag-Montefiore, Maria Hawkins, Pippa G. Corrie, Timothy Maughan and Somnath Mukherjee

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:121

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  16. Content type: Research article

    Osimertinib, the third-generation epidermal growth factor receptor-tyrosine kinase inhibitor (EGFR-TKI), has become the standard treatment in cases where rebiopsy reveals T790M mutation after the first-line EG...

    Authors: Takuma Imakita, Hirotaka Matsumoto, Katsuya Hirano, Toshiyuki Morisawa, Azusa Sakurai and Yuki Kataoka

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:105

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  17. Content type: Research article

    The efficacy of prophylactic cranial irradiation (PCI) in treating patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC) has not been clear, and recent randomized studies have demonstrated conflicting results from previ...

    Authors: Xin Yin, Danfang Yan, Miao Qiu, Liming Huang and Sen-Xiang Yan

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:95

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  18. Content type: Research article

    To evaluate the clinical outcome in patients with de novo metastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) treated or not treated with locoregional radiotherapy (LRRT) based on plasma Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) DNA lev...

    Authors: Xue-Song Sun, Li-Ting Liu, Sai-Lan Liu, Shan-Shan Guo, Yue-Feng Wen, Hao-Jun Xie, Qing-Nan Tang, Yu-Jing Liang, Xiao-Yun Li, Jin-Jie Yan, Jun Ma, Qiu-Yan Chen, Lin-Quan Tang and Hai-Qiang Mai

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:92

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  19. Content type: Research article

    The “EMERGE” study, aimed to capture real-life management patterns and outcomes in metastatic breast cancer (MBC) in Greece, also accounting for hormone (HR) and human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)...

    Authors: Athanasios Kotsakis, Alexandros Ardavanis, Georgios Koumakis, Epameinondas Samantas, Amanta Psyrri and Christos Papadimitriou

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:88

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  20. Content type: Research article

    In this study, we observe the patterns initial palliative treatment for premenopausal patients with HR-positive/HER2-negative MBC and determine if nonadherence to clinical guidelines are associated with worse ...

    Authors: Hee Kyung Kim, Soo-Hyeon Lee, Yu Jin Kim, Song Ee Park, Han Sang Lee, Sung Won Lim, Jang Ho Cho, Ji-Yeon Kim, Jin Seok Ahn, Young-Hyuck Im, Jong Han Yu and Yeon Hee Park

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:84

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  21. Content type: Research article

    Neoadjuvant chemotherapy is effective in improving survival of resectable NSCLC. Based on findings in the adjuvant and metastatic setting, FDG positron emission tomography (PET) scans may offer early prognosti...

    Authors: Perrin E. Romine, Renato G. Martins, Keith D. Eaton, Douglas E. Wood, Fatemeh Behnia, Bernardo H. L. Goulart, Michael S. Mulligan, Sarah G. Wallace, Elizabeth Kell, Julie E. Bauman, Shilpen A. Patel and Hubert J. Vesselle

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:70

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  22. Content type: Study protocol

    The efficacy of immunotherapy targeting the PD-1/PD-L1 pathway has previously been demonstrated in metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC). Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) aims at ablati...

    Authors: Houda Bahig, Francine Aubin, John Stagg, Olguta Gologan, Olivier Ballivy, Eric Bissada, Felix-Phuc Nguyen-Tan, Denis Soulières, Louis Guertin, Edith Filion, Apostolos Christopoulos, Louise Lambert, Mustapha Tehfe, Tareck Ayad, Danielle Charpentier, Rahima Jamal…

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:68

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  23. Content type: Research article

    Lanreotide depot/autogel antitumor activity in intestinal/pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) was demonstrated in the phase-3 CLARINET study (NCT00353496), based on significantly prolonged progression-free...

    Authors: Clarisse Dromain, Marianne E. Pavel, Philippe Ruszniewski, Alison Langley, Christine Massien, Eric Baudin and Martyn E. Caplin

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:66

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  24. Content type: Research article

    For successful autologous stem cell transplantation, the collection of a sufficient number of hematopoietic stem cells after induction therapy is essential for transplant candidates with multiple myeloma (MM).

    Authors: Ga-Young Song, Sung-Hoon Jung, Seo-Yeon Ahn, Seung-Yeon Jung, Deok-Hwan Yang, Jae-Sook Ahn, Hyeoung-Joon Kim and Je-Jung Lee

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:59

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  25. Content type: Research article

    Overall survival is the true endpoint for most randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of malignant tumors, whereas progression-free survival (PFS) is considered the most reliable surrogate endpoint for overall su...

    Authors: Kazuhiro Tanaka, Masanori Kawano, Tatsuya Iwasaki, Ichiro Itonaga and Hiroshi Tsumura

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:56

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  26. Content type: Research article

    Due to the significant heterogeneity of renal cell carcinoma (RCC), immune checkpoints may express differently between primary and metastatic tumor. We aimed to evaluate the differential expression of TIM-3 be...

    Authors: Xingming Zhang, Xiaoxue Yin, Haoran Zhang, Guangxi Sun, Yaojing Yang, Junru Chen, Kunpeng Shu, Jinge Zhao, Peng Zhao, Ni Chen, Jia Wang, Pengfei Shen and Hao Zeng

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:49

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  27. Content type: Research article

    In the recent phase III trial MPACT the combination of gemcitabine and nab-paclitaxel (Gem/NabP) showed increased overall survival compared to gemcitabine alone in the treatment of advanced pancreatic ductal a...

    Authors: Hakon Blomstrand, Ursula Scheibling, Charlotte Bratthäll, Henrik Green and Nils O. Elander

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:40

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  28. Content type: Research article

    Locally advanced or metastatic adenocarcinoma of the pancreas remains - despite the implementation of new chemotherapy protocols - a disease with short overall survival (OS).

    Authors: Ursula M. Vogl, Haleh Andalibi, Alexander Klaus, Laurenz Vormittag, Wolfgang Schima, Bettina Heinrich, Alice Kafka, Thomas Winkler and Leopold Öhler

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:28

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  29. Content type: Research article

    Neuroendocrine cervical carcinoma (NECC) is a rare but aggressive form of cervical cancer representing less than 3% of all cervical cancer cases. The objective of this study is to evaluate the effects of the c...

    Authors: Xiaojing Zhang, Zunfu Lv and Hanmei Lou

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:22

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  30. Content type: Research article

    Radium-223, a targeted alpha therapy, is used to treat symptomatic patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) and bone metastases. Data for radium-223 in asymptomatic CRPC patients with bone met...

    Authors: Axel Heidenreich, Silke Gillessen, Daniel Heinrich, Daniel Keizman, Joe M. O’Sullivan, Joan Carles, Manfred Wirth, Kurt Miller, John Reeves, Monica Seger, Sten Nilsson and Fred Saad

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:12

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  31. Content type: Research article

    Gallbladder cancer (GBC) is likely to be diagnosed at progressive stages and shows a very poor prognosis. Combination therapy with gemcitabine and cisplatin (GEMCIS) has been widely used as first-line palliati...

    Authors: Min su You, Ji Kon Ryu, Young Hoon Choi, Jin Ho Choi, Gunn Huh, Woo Hyun Paik, Sang Hyub Lee and Yong-Tae Kim

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2019 19:10

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  32. Content type: Study protocol

    Even clearly resectable pancreatic cancer still has an unfavorable prognosis. Neoadjuvant or perioperative therapies might improve the prognosis of these patients. Thus, evaluation of perioperative chemotherap...

    Authors: Thomas J. Ettrich, Andreas W. Berger, Lukas Perkhofer, Severin Daum, Alexander König, Andreas Dickhut, Uwe Wittel, Kai Wille, Michael Geissler, Hana Algül, Eike Gallmeier, Jens Atzpodien, Marko Kornmann, Rainer Muche, Nicole Prasnikar, Andrea Tannapfel…

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1298

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  33. Content type: Research article

    Despite increasing use, symptomatic venous thromboembolism (VTE) associated with peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) is a common complication in nonmetastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) patients.

    Authors: Yu-Jing Liang, Lin-Quan Tang, Xue-Song Sun, Yu-Ying Fan, Jin-Jie Yan, Yu-Yun Du, Shan-Shan Guo, Li-Ting Liu, Hao-Jun Xie, Sai-Lan Liu, Qing-Nan Tang, Xiao-Yun Li, Hai-Qiang Mai and Qiu-Yan Chen

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1297

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  34. Content type: Case report

    Although tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT) is classified as a benign tumor, it may undergo malignant transformation and metastasize in extremely rare occasions. High aberrant expression of CSF1 has been imp...

    Authors: Robert Nakayama, Jyothi Priya Jagannathan, Nikhil Ramaiya, Marco L. Ferrone, Chandrajit P. Raut, John E. Ready, Jason L. Hornick and Andrew J. Wagner

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1296

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  35. Content type: Research article

    Olaratumab is a platelet-derived growth factor receptor-α (PDGFRα)-targeting monoclonal antibody blocking PDGFRα signaling. PDGFRα expression is associated with a more aggressive phenotype and poor ovarian can...

    Authors: William P. McGuire, Richard T. Penson, Martin Gore, Antonio Casado Herraez, Patrick Peterson, Ashwin Shahir and Robert Ilaria Jr

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1292

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  36. Content type: Research article

    Estrogen receptor (ER) expression is important for treatment selection and prognostication of breast cancer patients. Although the metastases are the main targets of endocrine therapy, ER status is often based...

    Authors: Juan Zhao, Chunxiu Hu, Cheng Wang, Wei Yu, Yinglu Guo, Minghan Shi, Yongjie Shui and Qichun Wei

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1290

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  37. Content type: Research article

    Palliative care, as a relatively young field within medicine, has increasingly used original research to validate and standardize its practice. In particular, palliative care has been incorporated into oncolog...

    Authors: Corbin Eule, Nizar Bhulani, Elizabeth Paulk, Ramona Rhodes and Muhammad Shaalan Beg

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1281

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  38. Content type: Research article

    We wished to evaluate the efficacy and safety of liposomal paclitaxel and docetaxel for induction chemotherapy (IC) for nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC).

    Authors: Sai-Lan Liu, Xue-Song Sun, Xiao-Yun Li, Qiu-Yan Chen, Huan-Xin Lin, Yue-Feng Wen, Shan-Shan Guo, Li-Ting Liu, Hao-Jun Xie, Qing-Nan Tang, Yu-Jing Liang, Jin-Jie Yan, Chao Lin, Zhen-Chong Yang, Lin-Quan Tang, Ling Guo…

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1279

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  39. Content type: Research article

    The role of pretreatment Epstein-Barr virus DNA (pre-DNA) for individualized induction chemotherapy (IC) in locoregionally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (LA-NPC) still remains unknown. We aimed to address ...

    Authors: Jian Zhang, Hao Peng, Wen-Fei Li, Yuan Zhang, Li-Zhi Liu, Li Tian, Ai-Hua Lin, Ying Sun and Jun Ma

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1276

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  40. Content type: Research article

    In the absence of head-to-head trials comparing axitinib with cabozantinib or everolimus, the aim of this study was to conduct an indirect comparison of their relative efficacy in patients with metastatic rena...

    Authors: Irina Proskorovsky, Agnes Benedict, Sylvie Negrier, Danielle Bargo, Rickard Sandin, Krishnan Ramaswamy, Jigar Desai, Joseph C. Cappelleri and James Larkin

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1271

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  41. Content type: Research article

    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical impact of oxaliplatin, leucovorin, and 5-fluorouracil (FOLFOX-4) chemotherapy in terms of the response rate, progression-free/overall survival (PFS/OS) an...

    Authors: Vincenza Conteduca, Giorgia Gurioli, Lorena Rossi, Emanuela Scarpi, Cristian Lolli, Giuseppe Schepisi, Alberto Farolfi, Delia De Lisi, Valentina Gallà, Salvatore Luca Burgio, Cecilia Menna, Andrea Amadori, Lorena Losi, Dino Amadori, Maria Paola Costi and Ugo De Giorgi

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1267

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  42. Content type: Research article

    This study investigated the prognostic effects of venous thromboembolism (VTE)-related factors in patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer receiving palliative chemotherapy. Predictive factors for VTE were a...

    Authors: Jung Sun Kim, Eun Joo Kang, Dae Sik Kim, Yoon Ji Choi, Suk Young Lee, Hong Jun Kim, Hee Yeon Seo and Jun Suk Kim

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1260

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  43. Content type: Case report

    Patients with locally advanced rectal cancer (LARC) achieving a pathological complete response (pCR) to neoadjuvant treatment usually have a good prognosis, but only accounted for less than 20%.

    Authors: Zhenyu Lin, Junli Liu, Li Peng, Dejun Zhang, Ming Jin, Jing Wang, Jun Xue, Hongli Liu and Tao Zhang

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1253

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  44. Content type: Research article

    Before the targeted therapies era, cytotoxic chemotherapy (CCT) was an option for advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), even with the lack of supporting evidence. Since the last decade, sorafenib has been e...

    Authors: Leonardo Gomes da Fonseca, Guilherme Nader Marta, Maria Ignez Freitas Melro Braghiroli, Aline Lopes Chagas, Flair Jose Carrilho, Paulo Marcelo Hoff and Jorge Sabbaga

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1250

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  45. Content type: Research article

    Uterine sarcomas consist a heterogeneous group of mesenchymal gynecological malignancies with unclear therapeutic recommendations and unspecific but poor prognosis, since they usually metastasize and tend to r...

    Authors: Anastasios Kyriazoglou, Michael Liontos, Dimitrios C Ziogas, Flora Zagouri, Kostantinos Koutsoukos, Giorgos Tsironis, Anna Tsiara, Maria Kaparelou, Roubini Zakopoulou, Nikolaos Thomakos, Dimitrios Haidopoulos, Irene Papaspyrou, Alexandros Rodolakis, Aristotelis Bamias and Meletios Athanasios Dimopoulos

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1247

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  46. Content type: Research article

    Adaptive radiotherapy (ART) has potential benefits in patients with nasopharyngeal cancer (NPC). This retrospective study aimed to identify the factors favoring ART.

    Authors: Yu-Chang Hu, Kuo-Wang Tsai, Ching-Chih Lee, Nan-Jing Peng, Ju-Chun Chien, Hsin-Hui Tseng, Po-Chun Chen, Jin-Ching Lin and Wen-Shan Liu

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1234

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  47. Content type: Research article

    We evaluated the safety and efficacy of induction chemotherapy with bevacizumab followed by maintenance chemotherapy with bevacizumab for advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in this multicenter phase I...

    Authors: Yasuhiro Tsutani, Yoshihiro Miyata, Takeshi Masuda, Kazunori Fujitaka, Mihoko Doi, Yoshikazu Awaya, Shoichi Kuyama, Soichi Kitaguchi, Kazuhiro Ueda, Noboru Hattori and Morihito Okada

    Citation: BMC Cancer 2018 18:1231

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