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A potential role for perioperative hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy?†
Article first published online: 19 DEC 2003
Copyright © 2003 American Cancer Society
Volume 100, Issue 3, pages 437–440, 1 February 2004
How to Cite
Espat, N. J. (2004), A potential role for perioperative hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy?. Cancer, 100: 437–440. doi: 10.1002/cncr.11941
See referenced original article on pages 590–7, this issue.
- Issue published online: 20 JAN 2004
- Article first published online: 19 DEC 2003
- Manuscript Accepted: 4 NOV 2003
- Manuscript Revised: 31 OCT 2003
- Manuscript Received: 17 OCT 2003
The liver is the most common site of distant failure and cause of disease-related mortality in patients with advanced colon carcinoma. In the study by Sadahiro et al., a randomized controlled study evaluated the effects of prophylactic hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy for the prevention of liver metastasis in patients with TNM Stage II or Stage III colon carcinoma.
See also pages 590–7.