Clinical outcomes following stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for non-resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma

Clinical outcomes following stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for non-resectable... J Radiat Oncol (2017) 6:279–286 DOI 10.1007/s13566-017-0313-8 ORIGINAL RESEARCH Clinical outcomes following stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for non-resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma 1 1 1,2 Raj Singh & Hayden Ansinelli & Sanjeev Sharma Received: 4 April 2017 /Accepted: 3 May 2017 /Published online: 25 May 2017 Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017 Abstract associated with an increased risk of toxicity incidence Objectives The purpose of this study was to report on (5/9 patients vs. 3/51 patients; p =0.001). progression-free survival (PFS), overall survival (OS), and Conclusion SBRT was well-tolerated by PCa patients with related toxicities following stereotactic body radiation therapy fractionated SBRT trending towards superior PFS and less (SBRT) for non-resectable pancreatic cancer (PCa). toxicity as compared to single-fraction SBRT. Methods The RSSearch® Patient Registry was screened for . . PCa patients treated with SBRT. The relationship between Keywords Pancreatic adenocarcinoma Radiotherapy PFS, OS, and potential prognostic factors were evaluated SBRT Registry using the Kaplan-Meier method and continuous log-rank anal- ysis, and the correlation between treatment planning and tox- icity incidence was examined by logistic regression. Introduction Results Sixty patients met inclusion criteria. Twenty-three pa- tients (38.33%) had received adjuvant gemcitabine. Following Pancreatic cancer (PCa) is a major contributor to cancer-related SBRT, Journal of Radiation Oncology Springer Journals

Clinical outcomes following stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for non-resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma

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Medicine & Public Health; Oncology; Imaging / Radiology; Cancer Research; Surgical Oncology; Surgery; Radiotherapy
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