Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of second-line chemotherapy in elderly patients with advanced gastric cancer

Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of second-line chemotherapy in elderly patients with advanced... Clin Transl Oncol (2017) 19:1117–1124 DOI 10.1007/s12094-017-1647-9 RESEARCH AR TIC L E Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of second-line chemotherapy in elderly patients with advanced gastric cancer 1,2 1,2 1,2 1,2 1,2 2,3 • • • • • • K. Zhou F. Wen P. Zhang J. Zhou H. Chen H. Zheng 1,2 1,2 Y. Yang Q. Li Received: 23 November 2016 / Accepted: 13 March 2017 / Published online: 28 March 2017 Federacio ´ n de Sociedades Espan ˜ olas de Oncologı ´a (FESEO) 2017 Abstract cost-effective ratio was $18,223.75/QALY for second-line Purpose Second-line chemotherapy has been shown to chemotherapy versus BSC, which was below the threshold benefit patients with advanced gastric cancer (AGC), of 39 the per capita GDP of China, $23,970.00. extending the overall survival (OS) and progression-free Conclusion Second-line chemotherapy was an optimal survival (PFS). This study aimed to assess the efficacy and strategy for elderly AGC patients in China from the effi- cost-effectiveness of second-line treatment for elderly cacy and cost-effectiveness perspective. patients with AGC. Methods Medical records and follow-up information of Keywords Cost-effectiveness  Advanced gastric cancer elderly patients (C70 years) with AGC who received second- Elderly  Second-line chemotherapy line chemotherapy were collected. A Markov http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Clinical and Translational Oncology Springer Journals

Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of second-line chemotherapy in elderly patients with advanced gastric cancer

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/efficacy-and-cost-effectiveness-of-second-line-chemotherapy-in-elderly-Fuy2G0ZDEf
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 by Federación de Sociedades Españolas de Oncología (FESEO)
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Oncology
ISSN
1699-048X
eISSN
1699-3055
D.O.I.
10.1007/s12094-017-1647-9
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches

$49/month

Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.

$588

$360/year

billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial