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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/bjs5.46
  • Title of Journal : BJS OPEN
  • Page Numbers: pp.52-61

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.