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Short-course radiotherapy regimen safe, effective for older rectal cancer patients
 

Short-course radiotherapy regimen safe, effective for older rectal cancer patients

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A two-week, short-course preoperative neoadjuvant radiotherapy regimen appears to be feasible strategy for managing rectal cancer, improving disease-free and overall survival in elderly patients with locally advanced disease, according to a retrospective study.
 
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29 Dec 2016 - General
 
This new innovation could be a relief to those who have older rectal cancer. The results shows a positive outcome that could give our patients better hope towards healing or health improvement. As being mentioned in the article, it is very cost effec...
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