Survival analysis of metastatic colorectal cancer patients who were treated with the five major therapeutic agents over the course of disease

Varol U., Cirak Y., ÇAKAR B., KARACA B., Sezgin C., Uslu R., ...More

JOURNAL OF BUON, vol.18, no.3, pp.647-652, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.647-652
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: No


Purpose: Exposure to all active agents may be more important than specific sequence of drug administration in the treatment of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). The purpose of this study was to evaluate the overall survival (OS) of mCRC patients who were treated with all 5 major therapeutic agents used in this malignancy.