Published in Hospital Law Weekly, November 16th, 2006
Study 1: New research, "Metastatic neuroendocrine hepatic tumors: resection improves survival," is the subject of a report. "The optimal treatment for hepatic metastases from neuroendocrine tumors remains controversial because of the often indolent nature of these tumors. We sought to determine the effect of 3 major treatment modalities including medical therapy, hepatic artery embolization, and surgical resection, ablation, or both in patients with liver-only neuroendocrine metastases, with the hypothesis that surgical treatment is associated with improvement in survival. Retrospective study,"...
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