Author | Gina Brown, MD, FRCR

Articles

Guiding Post-Treatment Decisions in Rectal Cancer: mrTRG Is a Practical Place to Start

August 15, 2014

ByNick J. Battersby, MRCS, BMedSc|Svetlana Balyasnikova, MD|Gina Brown, MD, FRCR

The authors propose that current policies regarding the use of chemoradiotherapy or short-course preoperative radiotherapy have resulted in an approach to rectal cancer management that often represents overtreatment, with significant loss of quality of life for patients.