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Ifosfamide with Regional Hyperthermia in Soft-Tissue Sarcomas

Schlemmer M.a · Wendtner C.M.a · Issels R.D.a,b

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aDepartment of Internal Medicine III, Klinikum Grosshadern Medical Center, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, and bClinical Cooperation Group on Hyperthermia, GSF – National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute of Molecular Immunology, Munich, Germany

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Published online: November 04, 2003
Issue release date: November 2003

Number of Print Pages: 4
Number of Figures: 0
Number of Tables: 0

ISSN: 0030-2414 (Print)
eISSN: 1423-0232 (Online)

For additional information: https://www.karger.com/OCL

Abstract

For high-risk soft tissue sarcomas (HR-STS) of adults, new treatment strategies are needed to improve outcome with regard to local control and overall survival. Therefore, systemic chemotherapy has been integrated either after (adjuvant) or before (neoadjuvant) optimal local treatment by surgery and radiotherapy in HR-STS. The combination with regional hyperthermia as a new treatment strategy seems to open a new therapeutic window.

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Article / Publication Details

First-Page Preview
Abstract of Paper

Published online: November 04, 2003
Issue release date: November 2003

Number of Print Pages: 4
Number of Figures: 0
Number of Tables: 0

ISSN: 0030-2414 (Print)
eISSN: 1423-0232 (Online)

For additional information: https://www.karger.com/OCL


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