Article Abstract

Is it still time for meta-analyses in operable esophageal cancers, or rather for a change of paradigm?

Authors: Laurent Bedenne, Karine Le Malicot, Antoine Drouillard

Abstract

Since the eighties, several generally small and powerless trials compared surgery alone with surgery preceded or followed by radiotherapy (RT), chemotherapy (CT) or radiochemotherapy (CRT) in esophageal cancer.