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*  Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI] | PeaceHealth
Treatment given before surgery is called neoadjuvant therapy. When given after surgery, radiation therapy or chemotherapy will ... Radiation therapy before or after surgery.. *Radiation therapy or chemotherapy before limb-sparing surgery. Radiation therapy ... Radiation therapy. Radiation therapy is a cancer treatment that uses high-energy x-rays or other types of radiation to kill ... Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) is a type of 3-dimensional (3-D) radiation therapy that uses a computer to make ...
https://www.peacehealth.org/medical-topics/content/nci/ncicdr0000258102.html
*  Clinical Trial: Sentinel Node Biopsy Following NeoAdjuvant Chemotherapy in Biopsy Proven Node Positive Breast Cancer (SN-FNAC) ...
Sentinel Node Biopsy Following NeoAdjuvant Chemotherapy in Biopsy Proven Node Positive Breast Cancer (SN-FNAC) ... Pertuzumab Regimen Approved for Adjuvant, Neoadjuvant Therapy in Specific Breast Cancers. *Common Oncologic Emergencies That ... Clinical Trial: Sentinel Node Biopsy Following NeoAdjuvant Chemotherapy in Biopsy Proven Node Positive Breast Cancer (SN-FNAC) ... Clinical Trial: Sentinel Node Biopsy Following NeoAdjuvant Chemotherapy in Biopsy Proven Node Positive Breast Cancer (SN-FNAC) ...
http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/breast-cancer-clinical-trials/clinical-trial-sentinel-node-biopsy-following-neoadjuvant-chemotherapy-in-biopsy-proven-node-positive-breast-cancer-sn-fnac/article/175699/
*  Factors Associated with Local Recurrence After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation with Total Mesorectal Excision for Rectal Cancer
Neoadjuvant therapy (chemotherapy and radiation) has also been shown to be efficacious. The impact of preoperative chemotherapy ... Neoadjuvant radiochemotherapy (RCTx) has become an acceptable therapy for patients with locally advanced rectal cancer. However ... Impact of Neoadjuvant Therapy on Postoperative Complications in Patients Undergoing Resection for Rectal Adenocarcinoma. Turner ... Neoadjuvant Radiochemotherapy for Patients With Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer Leads to Impairment of the Anal Sphincter ...
http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/43265283/factors-associated-local-recurrence-after-neoadjuvant-chemoradiation-total-mesorectal-excision-rectal-cancer
*  Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Auburn Community Hospital
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy with or without radiation therapy or radiation therapy alone may be considered in selected cases where ... in patients on neoadjuvant chemoradiation and 19.4% in patients on neoadjuvant radiation therapy in 123 evaluable patients. At ... on neoadjuvant chemoradiation and the RTOG-0630 study (NCT00589121) on neoadjuvant radiation therapy showed rates of pathologic ... Neoadjuvant chemotherapy with or without radiation therapy In retrospective studies, preoperative chemotherapy with or without ...
http://www.auburnhospital.org/patient-education/hw-view.php?DOCHWID=ncicdr0000062820
*  High-risk Soft Tissue Sarcoma Patients Benefit from Targeted Heat Therapy Combined with Chemotherapy
Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy alone or with regional hyperthermia for localised high-risk soft-tissue sarcoma: a randomised phase 3 ... High-risk Soft Tissue Sarcoma Patients Benefit from Targeted Heat Therapy Combined with Chemotherapy May 7, 2010. No Comments ... The most common side effects of the therapy related to the addition of hyperthermia were mild to moderate discomfort with ... Impact of regional hyperthermia (RHT) on response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and survival of patients with high-risk soft- ...
http://news.cancerconnect.com/high-risk-soft-tissue-sarcoma-patients-benefit-from-targeted-heat-therapy-combined-with-chemotherapy/
*  Combination Chemotherapy With or Without Bevacizumab in Treating Patients With Nonmetastatic Breast Cancer - Full Text View -...
... assessment of therapy complications Procedure: neoadjuvant therapy Procedure: quality-of-life assessment Procedure: therapeutic ... To compare the efficacy of neoadjuvant therapy comprising docetaxel, fluorouracil, epirubicin hydrochloride, and ... Within 3-6 weeks after completion of last dose of study therapy, patients in both arms undergo surgery. Within 4-8 weeks after ... Efficacy of neoadjuvant bevacizumab added to docetaxel followed by fluorouracil, epirubicin, and cyclophosphamide, for women ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01093235?recr=Open&cond=%22Inflammatory+Breast+Neoplasms%22&rank=18
*  Nonrhabdomyosarcoma Soft Tissue Sarcomas Treatment & Management: Medical Care, Surgical Care, Consultations
In general, multimodality therapy offers the greatest opportunity for survival.. The role of radiation therapy in children with ... Intermediate and high-risk patients in whom the primary tumor has not been excised receive neoadjuvant combined ... 18] Radiation therapy may also have a role in the control and palliative treatment of certain metastatic diseases. ... Radiation therapy must be approached differently in children than in adults, who typically require a large treatment volume. ...
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/991351-treatment
*  Preoperative radiotherapy combined with intraoperative radiotherapy improve results of total mesorectal excision in patients...
... mesorectal excision at a single surgical unit from 1991 to 1997 were divided into two groups according to type of neoadjuvant ... Locally Recurrent Rectal Cancer: Prognostic Factors and Long-Term Outcomes of Multimodal Therapy. *Fabio Pacelli. , Antonio P. ... Neoplastic Mesorectal Microfoci (MMF) following Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy: Clinical and Prognostic Implications. *Carlo ... mesorectal excision at a single surgical unit from 1991 to 1997 were divided into two groups according to type of neoadjuvant ...
https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Preoperative-radiotherapy-combined-with-intraopera-Pacelli-Giorgio/71d078580d5ec2495dce4897b78d3c46fec4ee32
*  Clinical Utility of Serum Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Type 2 Testing as a Marker of Therapeutic Response In Tissue...
Impact on target therapy. Int J Cancer 122: 999-1004. * Wilking U, Karlsson E, Skoog L, Hatschek T, Lidbrink E, et al. (2011) ... An anthracycline regimen, followed by taxane regimen, is the standard neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy treatment. Taxane, ... Since the use of anti-HER2 therapies (e.g., trastuzumab) improves the clinical course of tissue HER2-positive patients, an ... Serum HER2 is not a predictive marker of anti-HER2 therapy. However, serum HER2 testing may be beneficial for assessing ...
https://www.clinmedjournals.org/articles/ijccr/international-journal-of-cancer-and-clinical-research-ijccr-4-089.php?jid=ijccr
*  Neoadjuvant therapy for patients with HER2-positive breast cancer
General principles of neoadjuvant chemotherapy, including patient selection for neoadjuvant therapy, assessment of response to ... See 'Adjuvant systemic therapy for HER2-positive breast cancer', section on 'Patients who were treated with neoadjuvant therapy ... to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NACT), even in the absence of HER2-targeted therapy [1,2]. Using targeted therapy to block ... Neoadjuvant therapy for patients with HER2-positive breast cancer. Author. William M Sikov, MD, FACP. William M Sikov, MD, FACP ...
http://www.uptodate.com/contents/neoadjuvant-therapy-for-patients-with-her2-positive-breast-cancer
*  Neoadjuvant Therapy Redundantises Radiation -- MEDICA Trade Fair
... when they receive neoadjuvant chemotherapy before a mastectomy, according to researchers. ... Early-stage breast cancer patients who exhibit limited lymph node involvement may not require post-surgery radiation therapy ( ... Neoadjuvant Therapy Redundantises Radiation. "Radiation after surgery has been shown to benefit the survival of patients who ... "Our findings indicate neoadjuvant chemotherapy controlled the cancer and radiation would have been unnecessary for patients ...
https://www.medica-tradefair.com/cgi-bin/md_medica/lib/pub/tt.cgi/Neoadjuvant_Therapy_Redundantises_Radiation.html?oid=25775&lang=2&ticket=g_u_e_s_t
*  Neoadjuvant Therapy With Herceptin and Taxol for Breast Cancer - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Neoadjuvant Therapy With Herceptin and Taxol for Breast Cancer. Official Title ICMJE Neoadjuvant Therapy With Herceptin and ... Neoadjuvant Therapy With Herceptin and Taxol for Breast Cancer. This study has been completed. ... To examine the safety of Herceptin and Taxol therapy followed by surgery and chemotherapy [ Time Frame: 3 years ] ... After Herceptin and Taxol therapy, tumor assessment will be performed along with an echocardiogram and mammogram. ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00136539
*  Dr. Zhang Discusses Neoadjuvant Therapy in Kidney Cancer
... discusses neoadjuvant therapy in kidney cancer.. The phase III KEYNOTE-564 trial is evaluating pembrolizumab (Keytruda) in the ... discusses neoadjuvant therapy in kidney cancer.. The phase III KEYNOTE-564 trial is evaluating pembrolizumab (Keytruda) in the ... Community Practice Connections™: Current Status and the Future Potential of CAR T-Cell Therapy for Lymphoid Malignancies: The ...
https://www.onclive.com/onclive-tv/dr-zhang-discusses-neoadjuvant-therapy-in-kidney-cancer
*  Neoadjuvant Therapy in TRIPle Negative Breast Cancer With antiPDL1 - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Neoadjuvant Therapy in TRIPle Negative Breast Cancer With antiPDL1 (NeoTRIPaPDL1). The safety and scientific validity of this ... Definite surgery will be performed not later than 6 weeks after the last dose of neoadjuvant therapy. Four cycles of AC or EC ... Definite surgery will be performed not later than 6 weeks after the last dose of neoadjuvant therapy. Four cycles of AC or EC ... Assess the clinical response rate after neoadjuvant therapy. *Distant Event Free Survival (DEFS) [ Time Frame: 5 years after ...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02620280
*  Using Neoadjuvant Therapy in Pancreatic Cancer - The ASCO Post
... of patients receiving neoadjuvant therapy), medium (30 hospitals, with 14% to 26% receiving neoadjuvant therapy), and low (65 ... "This is true both for patients receiving neoadjuvant therapy and those receiving surgery first. Neoadjuvant utilization may be ... "high outliers for neoadjuvant therapy," with more than 40% of patients who underwent surgery having received neoadjuvant ... "neoadjuvant or adjuvant or neoadjuvant plus adjuvant," Dr. Dhir explained. "It would make sense to prolong the neoadjuvant ...
https://www.ascopost.com/issues/june-10-2018/using-neoadjuvant-therapy-in-pancreatic-cancer/
*  Contemporary update on neoadjuvant therapy for bladder cancer
Following neoadjuvant therapy, every effort should be made to ensure optimal surgery, as surgical margins and the number of ... Administration of neoadjuvant chemotherapy preceding radical cystectomy in patients with bladder cancer remains a matter of ... Owing to the perception of a modest survival benefit, the medical community has been slow to adopt the use of neoadjuvant ... Other reasons for the underuse of neoadjuvant chemotherapy range from patient ineligibility to fear of delaying potentially ...
https://insights.ovid.com/pubmed?PMID=28290459
*  Potential role of sorafenib as neoadjuvant therapy in unresectable papillary thyroid cancer
The role of neoadjuvant therapy in the management of locally advanced renal cell carcinoma. Ther Adv Urol. 2016;8(2):130-41. [ ... Neoadjuvant therapy in differentiated thyroid cancer. Int J Surg Oncol. 2016;2016:3743420. [ Links ] ... B) Post-therapy whole-body scan revealing radioiodine-avid cervical lesions and pulmonary nodules. (C) Concomitant post-therapy ... Neoadjuvant clinical trial with sorafenib for patients with stage II or higher renal cell carcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2010;28(9): ...
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?lng=en&script=sci_arttext&pid=S2359-39972018000300370
*  Expert Emphasizes Importance of Neoadjuvant Therapy in HER2+ Breast Cancer
... discusses the importance of neoadjuvant therapy in the treatment of patients with HER2-positive breast cancer. ... Expert Emphasizes Importance of Neoadjuvant Therapy in HER2+ Breast Cancer. Angelica Welch ... discussed the importance of neoadjuvant therapy in the treatment of patients with HER2-positive breast cancer. OncLive: If a ... Can you discuss some of the data in the neoadjuvant space that have come out this year?. When we look at clinical trials for ...
https://www.onclive.com/web-exclusives/expert-emphasizes-importance-of-neoadjuvant-therapy-in-her2-breast-cancer
*  Immunotherapy as Neoadjuvant Therapy for Lung Cancer | Columbia University Department of Surgery
Researchers at NYP/Columbia have recently launched an important trial of immunotherapy plus chemotherapy as neoadjuvant therapy ... Immunotherapy as Neoadjuvant Therapy for Lung Cancer Researchers at NYP/Columbia have recently launched an important trial of ... immunotherapy plus chemotherapy as neoadjuvant therapy for patients with locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). ...
http://columbiasurgery.org/node/10061
*  Airway colonisation and postoperative pulmonary complications after neoadjuvant therapy for oesophageal cancer
Home » Airway colonisation and postoperative pulmonary complications after neoadjuvant therapy for oesophageal cancer ... Airway colonisation and postoperative pulmonary complications after neoadjuvant therapy for oesophageal cancer. ... Airway colonisation by PPMs after neoadjuvant therapy is suggested as a possible cause of postoperative ARDS after ... Pre-emptive therapy was administrated in seven patients: four antiviral and three antibiotic prophylaxes. Postoperatively, 14 ...
http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/30018615/airway-colonisation-postoperative-pulmonary-complications-after-neoadjuvant-therapy-oesophageal-cancer
*  Neoadjuvant therapy - Wikipedia
Neoadjuvant therapy is the administration of therapeutic agents before a main treatment. One example is neoadjuvant hormone ... This systemic therapy (chemotherapy, immunotherapy or hormone therapy) or radiation therapy is commonly used in cancers that ... Neoadjuvant therapy aims to reduce the size or extent of the cancer before using radical treatment intervention, thus making ... By administering therapy a distinction can often be made. Some doctors give the therapy in the hope that a response will be ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neoadjuvant_therapy
*  Exercise Intervention Study for Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patients Receiving Neoadjuvant Therapy.
... the effects of endurance exercise training on cardiopulmonary fitness in breast cancer patients undergoing neoadjuvant ... The Effects of Exercise Training on Tumor Vascularity and Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy in Operable Breast Cancer: A Phase I- ... The Effects of Exercise Training on Tumor Vascularity and Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy in Operable Breast Cancer: A Phase I- ... No hormonal replacement therapy use within the past month. - Not pregnant. - Ability to read and understand English. - Signed ...
http://www.knowcancer.com/cancer-trials/NCT00405678/
*  FDG-PET/CT Imaging Predicts Histopathologic Treatment Responses after Neoadjuvant Therapy in Adult Primary Bone Sarcomas
Neoadjuvant Therapy. The neoadjuvant treatments varied with the bone sarcoma subtype. Patients with Ewing's sarcoma were ... A baseline FDG-PET/CT scan was performed prior to the initiation of neoadjuvant therapy after a mean interval of 6.. 1. ±. 5. . ... Z. Ye, J. Zhu, M. Tian et al., "Response of osteogenic sarcoma to neoadjuvant therapy: evaluated by 18F-FDG-PET," Annals of ... Histopathologic response to neoadjuvant therapy is a well established and significant prognostic factor for disease-free and ...
https://www.hindawi.com/journals/sarcoma/2010/143540/
*  neoadjuvant therapy
Tags: neoadjuvant therapy, News, non-metastatic, Pancreatic Cancer, radiation, Stages I-III Pancreatic Cancer ... Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer *Techniques for Delivering Radiation Therapy Prostate. *What to Expect During Radiation ... Chemotherapy administered before surgery is called neoadjuvant therapy and has not previously been demonstrated to improve ... neoadjuvant therapy, News, Sarcoma, soft tissue sarcoma ... Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer. *Hormonal Therapy for ...
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