Preoperative versus Postoperative Radiotherapy for Rectal Cancer in a Decision Analysis and Outcome Prediction Model
Annals of Surgical Oncology, 07/18/2012
Kaiser AM et al. – Radiotherapy only improves cancer–specific survival of the cohort if there is a large difference in local recurrence rates (LRR) with versus without it. Routine treatment may therefore be inferior to a tailored radiotherapy regimen.