Published in Clinical Trials Week, September 25th, 2006
"The role of postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with rectal cancer pretreated by preoperative RCT and curative surgery is still poorly investigated. We pooled data from both arms of a phase III trial in which patients with locally advanced (T3/4) rectal cancer were randomized to preoperative RCT alone or combined with pelvic radio-frequency hyperthermia," scientists in Germany reported.
"After surgery, R0-resected patients...
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