Systemic chemotherapy for inoperable hepatocellular carcinoma
Editorial Group: Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group
Published Online: 27 APR 1998
Copyright © 2009 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Chow PKH, Chan ESY, Tai BC, Soo KC, Machin D. Systemic chemotherapy for inoperable hepatocellular carcinoma (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1998, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD001403. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001403.
- Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
- Published Online: 27 APR 1998
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
The objectives of this Review are:
1. To assess the quality of clinical trial data available from systemic chemotherapy trials for the treatment of inoperable HCC.
2. To determine the efficacy and adverse events of different chemotherapies (versus supportive management care, placebo intervention, or other chemotherapies (systemic or local)) when given to improve survival rates for inoperable HCC.