Items Tagged ‘invasive bladder cancer’

June 17th, 2014

Immediate Cisplatin-Based Chemotherapy Extends Progression-Free Survival in Invasive Bladder Cancer


A report at the 2014 American Society of Clinical Oncologists meeting indicates that immediate use of cisplatin-based chemotherapy offers significant improvement in progression-free survival over deferred treatment in invasive bladder cancer patients. The study concerned only patients who have had prior surgical resection. There was no significant improvement measured in overall survival. The EORTC clinical […]

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