Chemoradiotherapy versus chemoradiotherapy plus surgery for esophageal cancer
Editorial Group: Cochrane Upper Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Diseases Group
Published Online: 31 MAY 2013
Copyright © 2013 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Vellayappan BA, Soon YY, Ku GY, Leong CN, Lu JJ, Tey JCS. Chemoradiotherapy versus chemoradiotherapy plus surgery for esophageal cancer (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 5. Art. No.: CD010511. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010511.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 31 MAY 2013
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
To compare the effectiveness and safety of chemoradiotherapy plus surgery with that of chemoradiotherapy alone in people with nonmetastatic esophageal carcinoma in terms of OS, progression-free survival (PFS), quality–of-life (QoL), treatment-related mortality and morbidity.