Involved-field radiotherapy for patients in partial remission after chemotherapy for advanced Hodgkin's lymphoma

Berthe M P Aleman, John M M Raemaekers, Radka Tomiŝiĉ, Margreet H A Baaijens, Roberto Bortolus, Marnix L M Lybeert, Richard W M van der Maazen, Théodore Girinsky, Geertrui Demeestere, Pieternella Lugtenburg, Yolande Lievens, Daphne de Jong, Antonella Pinna, Michel Henry-Amar

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Abstract

Purpose: The use of radiotherapy in patients with advanced Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) is controversial. The purpose of this study was to describe the role of radiotherapy in patients with advanced HL who were in partial remission (PR) after chemotherapy. Methods: In a prospective randomized trial, patients

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)19-30
Number of pages12
JournalInternational Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics
Volume67
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2007

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Keywords

  • Advanced stage
  • Combined modality treatment
  • Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Partial remission
  • Radiotherapy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiation

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Aleman, B. M. P., Raemaekers, J. M. M., Tomiŝiĉ, R., Baaijens, M. H. A., Bortolus, R., Lybeert, M. L. M., van der Maazen, R. W. M., Girinsky, T., Demeestere, G., Lugtenburg, P., Lievens, Y., de Jong, D., Pinna, A., & Henry-Amar, M. (2007). Involved-field radiotherapy for patients in partial remission after chemotherapy for advanced Hodgkin's lymphoma. International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, 67(1), 19-30. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrobp.2006.08.041