Evaluation of clinical and endoscopic toxicity after external beam radiotherapy and endorectal brachytherapy in elderly patients with rectal cancer treated in the HERBERT study

E. C. Rijkmans, B. van Triest, R. A. Nout, E. M. Kerkhof, J. Buijsen, T. Rozema, J. H. Franssen, L. A. Velema, M. S. Laman, A. Cats, C. A. M. Marijnen

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)417-423
Number of pages7
JournalRadiotherapy and Oncology
Volume126
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2018

Keywords

  • Rectal cancer
  • Elderly
  • Endorectal brachytherapy
  • Definitive radiotherapy
  • Toxicity
  • PROSTATE-CANCER
  • RANDOMIZED-TRIAL
  • PROSPECTIVE MULTICENTER
  • CONFORMAL RADIOTHERAPY
  • ENDOCAVITARY RADIATION
  • COMPLETE RESPONSE
  • CHEMORADIATION
  • THERAPY
  • ADENOCARCINOMA
  • CARCINOMA

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Rijkmans, E. C., van Triest, B., Nout, R. A., Kerkhof, E. M., Buijsen, J., Rozema, T., Franssen, J. H., Velema, L. A., Laman, M. S., Cats, A., & Marijnen, C. A. M. (2018). Evaluation of clinical and endoscopic toxicity after external beam radiotherapy and endorectal brachytherapy in elderly patients with rectal cancer treated in the HERBERT study. Radiotherapy and Oncology, 126(3), 417-423. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2017.12.023