The role of a decision analysis in treatment of T2N0 esophageal cancer

Tara R. Semenkovich, Bryan F. Meyers, Benjamin D. Kozower, Varun Puri


We would like to thank Dr. Wee (1) and Dr. Cerfolio (2) for their interest in our article (3). Their thoughtful editorials raise several important points about our research, “Comparative effectiveness of upfront esophagectomy versus induction chemoradiation in clinical stage T2N0 esophageal cancer: A decision analysis”, that merit in-depth consideration.