Author | Roy E. Smith, MD

Articles

UFT/Leucovorin vs 5-FU/Leucovorin in Colon Cancer

October 01, 2000

Adjuvant chemotherapy has been shown to alter the natural history of resected colon cancer. Two regimens (fluorouracil [5-FU] plus leucovorin and 5-FU plus levamisole) have been found to prolong disease-free survival and overall survival in affected patients.

UFT Plus Calcium Folinate vs 5-FU Plus Calcium Folinate in Colon Cancer

July 01, 1999

Adjuvant chemotherapy has been shown to alter the natural history of resected colon cancer. Two regimens (5-fluorouracil [5-FU] plus calcium folinate and 5-FU plus levamisole [Ergamisol]) have been found to prolong

Therapy for Early-Stage Colorectal Cancer

March 01, 1999

Drs. Peeters and Haller provide a thorough review of the recent historical development, current state of knowledge, and future of adjuvant therapy for early-stage colon and rectal cancers. They provide reasonable recommendations for the