PET-CT changes the management and improves outcome in patients with recurrent colorectal cancer


Tural D. , Selcukbiricik F., Sager S. , Akar E., Yildiz O. , Serdengecti S.

JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS, cilt.10, ss.121-126, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4103/0973-1482.131445
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.121-126

Özet

Background: The present study aims to analyze the impact of positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) on management change in patients with suspected or proven colorectal cancer recurrence, and to assess the effect of this management change on progression-free survival (PFS) and overall survival (OS).