Michael Michael, MD | Authors

Assessing the Impact of Chemotherapy on Tumor- Related Symptoms in Advanced Colorectal Cancer

August 01, 1998

In all patients with advanced colorectal cancer, disease eventually progresses following fluorouracil (5-FU) therapy, with a worsening of disease-related symptoms and quality of life (QOL). Irinotecan (CPT-11[Camptosar])

Clinical Experience With Gemcitabine in Pancreatic Carcinoma

November 01, 1997

The treatment of advanced pancreatic carcinoma has been viewed with pessimism. Because of the lack of activity of commonly used agents, there is no consensus regarding a standard chemotherapy regimen. Assessment of