Standard or networked meta-analyses in assessing the best option for neo-adjuvant therapy in resectable oesophageal cancer: chemotherapy or chemo-radiotherapy?

Ewen A. Griffiths, Sandro Pasquali, Ravinder S. Vohra


We would like to thank Drs. Bedenne, Le Malicot and Drouillard for their commentary on our recently published networked meta-analysis (1). There is no worldwide agreement on the best perioperative oncological management of this disease so we are pleased this article has encouraged debate.