The evidence for adjuvant treatment of elderly patients (age ≥ 70) with stage III colon cancer is inconclusive
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- Tan, KY., Konishi, F. & Suzuki, K. Surg Today (2010) 40: 385. doi:10.1007/s00595-009-4047-0
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This article critically discusses the current evidence for adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly patients (≥70 years of age) with stage III colon cancer. The authors emphasize that current evidence is inconclusive, and surgeons should be aware of this fact when making informed decisions and recommendations.