Adjuvant chemotherapy for gastric cancer in elderly patients has same benefits as in younger patients


Karaca M., Tural D., Kocoglu H., Selcukbiricik F., Bilgetekin I., ÖZET A.

JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS, cilt.14, sa.3, ss.593-596, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 14 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4103/0973-1482.172588
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CANCER RESEARCH AND THERAPEUTICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.593-596

Özet

Objective: The age-adjusted mortality rate due to gastric cancer was reported to increase with age. This study aims to investigate the results of adjuvant chemotherapy in patients aged 65 years or older comparing with younger patients and focusing on its impact on survival.