Long-term results of a concomitant boost radiotherapy technique for elderly patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer


CANYILMAZ E., Yoney A., SERDAR L., USLU G. H., AYNACI O., HACIİSLAMOĞLU E., ...More

JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC ONCOLOGY, vol.6, no.4, pp.316-323, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jgo.2015.04.004
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF GERIATRIC ONCOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.316-323
  • Keywords: Bladder cancer, Concomitant boost, Elderly patients, Radiotherapy, COMBINED-MODALITY TREATMENT, RADIATION-THERAPY, ACCELERATED FRACTIONATION, RADICAL CYSTECTOMY, HYPOFRACTIONATED RADIOTHERAPY, PRESERVATION, CARCINOMA, CHEMOTHERAPY, RTOG, FEASIBILITY
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the long-term clinical efficacy and toxicity of concomitant boost radiotherapy (CBRT) in elderly patients with invasive bladder cancer.