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A Comparison of Weekly DCF versus Standard DCF as First-line Systemic Chemotherapy for Metastatic Gastric Cancer Patients

In metastatic gastric cancer (MGC), the goals of treatment are palliation and prolongation of overall survival. Systemic chemotherapy, with docetaxel, cisplatin, infusional 5-fluorouracil (DCF) are a commonly used regimen in MGC as first-line chemotherapy with a low tolerability rate due to its toxicity. We evaluated the efficacy and tolerability of weekly DCF compared to standard DCF regimen.


30 May, 2017
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e-Published: 01 May, 2017


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A Comparison of Cisplatin and Carboplatin: A short review

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e-Published: 01 Oct, 2013
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