Meta-analysis of the impact of neoadjuvant therapy on patterns of recurrence in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma


Schorn S., Demir I. E. , Samm N., Scheufele F., Calavrezos L., Sargut M., ...More

BJS OPEN, vol.2, no.2, pp.52-61, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/bjs5.46
  • Journal Name: BJS OPEN
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.52-61
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background: Neoadjuvant therapy may increase the rate of radical tumour resection in patients with pancreatic cancer. Its impact on tumour recurrence has not been investigated fully. This study aimed to assess the impact of neoadjuvant therapy on patterns of recurrence.