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Long-term effect of gemcitabine-combined endoscopic ultrasonography-guided brachytherapy in pancreatic cancer.
|Title||Long-term effect of gemcitabine-combined endoscopic ultrasonography-guided brachytherapy in pancreatic cancer.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Du Y, Jin Z, Meng H, Zou D, Chen J, Liu Y, Zhan X, Wang D, Liao Z, Li Z|
|Journal||Journal of interventional gastroenterology|
|Date Published||2013 1|
Iodine 125 radioactive seeds implanted by endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) represent a novel strategy for the treatment of pancreatic cancer. However, its long-term effects still remain unknown. The aim was to provide reliable data of long-term effects. Moreover, whether chemotherapy affects the result of EUS-guided implantation was also determined.
|Alternate Journal||J Interv Gastroenterol|