Author | Valentine N. Nfonsam, MD, MS

Articles

Chronicling Strides in Understanding and Managing Rectal Cancer

December 15, 2011

Advances in the treatment of rectal cancer, such as TME and CMT, have lengthened survival time and enhanced the quality of life. However, radiation therapy may have a negative impact on quality of life, especially in males. Future research needs to focus not only on survival but also on postoperative quality of life.