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Effect of Anaemia Prevention on Survival and Local Control in Oesophageal Cancers Treated with Chemoradiotherapy

Journal Article


Abstract


  • In the UK, oesophageal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed gastrointestinal cancer. Surgery is the treatment of choice for patients with operable cancer. For patients who are medically unfit or who refuse surgery, external beam radiotherapy with or without chemotherapy is a curative alternative.

UOW Authors


  •   Tuan, Jeffrey Kit Loong (external author)
  •   Ha, Tam
  •   Chen, Wei Jung (external author)
  •   Hawkins, Maria (external author)
  •   Tait, Diana (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2012

Citation


  • Tuan, J., Ha, T. C., Chen, W., Hawkins, M. & Tait, D. (2012). Effect of Anaemia Prevention on Survival and Local Control in Oesophageal Cancers Treated with Chemoradiotherapy. Clinical Oncology, 24 (6), 454-455.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84863812496

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 454

End Page


  • 455

Volume


  • 24

Issue


  • 6

Place Of Publication


  • United Kingdom

Abstract


  • In the UK, oesophageal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed gastrointestinal cancer. Surgery is the treatment of choice for patients with operable cancer. For patients who are medically unfit or who refuse surgery, external beam radiotherapy with or without chemotherapy is a curative alternative.

UOW Authors


  •   Tuan, Jeffrey Kit Loong (external author)
  •   Ha, Tam
  •   Chen, Wei Jung (external author)
  •   Hawkins, Maria (external author)
  •   Tait, Diana (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2012

Citation


  • Tuan, J., Ha, T. C., Chen, W., Hawkins, M. & Tait, D. (2012). Effect of Anaemia Prevention on Survival and Local Control in Oesophageal Cancers Treated with Chemoradiotherapy. Clinical Oncology, 24 (6), 454-455.

Scopus Eid


  • 2-s2.0-84863812496

Number Of Pages


  • 1

Start Page


  • 454

End Page


  • 455

Volume


  • 24

Issue


  • 6

Place Of Publication


  • United Kingdom