Preoperative radiochemotherapy versus immediate surgery for resectable and borderline resectable pancreatic cancer (PREOPANC trial): study protocol for a multicentre randomized controlled trial

Eva Versteijne, Casper H. J. van Eijck, Cornelis J. A. Punt, Mustafa Suker, Aeilko H. Zwinderman, Miriam A. C. Dohmen, Karin B. C. Groothuis, Oliver R. C. Busch, Marc G. H. Besselink, Ignace H. J. T. de Hingh, Albert J. ten Tije, Gijs A. Patijn, Bert A. Bonsing, Judith de Vos-Geelen, Joost M. Klaase, Sebastiaan Festen, Djamila Boerma, Joris I. Erdmann, I. Quintus Molenaar, Erwin van der HarstMarion B. van der Kolk, Coen R. N. Rasch, Geertjan van Tienhoven

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Original languageEnglish
Article number127
Pages (from-to)1-8
Number of pages8
JournalTrials
Volume17
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 9 Mar 2016

Keywords

  • (Borderline) resectable pancreatic cancer
  • Preoperative radiochemotherapy
  • Explorative laparotomy
  • Overall survival
  • Intention to treat

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Versteijne, E., van Eijck, C. H. J., Punt, C. J. A., Suker, M., Zwinderman, A. H., Dohmen, M. A. C., Groothuis, K. B. C., Busch, O. R. C., Besselink, M. G. H., de Hingh, I. H. J. T., ten Tije, A. J., Patijn, G. A., Bonsing, B. A., de Vos-Geelen, J., Klaase, J. M., Festen, S., Boerma, D., Erdmann, J. I., Molenaar, I. Q., ... van Tienhoven, G. (2016). Preoperative radiochemotherapy versus immediate surgery for resectable and borderline resectable pancreatic cancer (PREOPANC trial): study protocol for a multicentre randomized controlled trial. Trials, 17, 1-8. [127]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-016-1262-z