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Mount Sinai Clinical Experience with Leucovorin and 5-Fluorouracil

  • Howard W. Bruckner
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 131)

Abstract

The early Mount Sinai clinical experience appears to be relevant to unresolved questions concerning both leucovorin (LV) dosage and 5-fluorouracil (FU) schedules examined in the Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group (GITSG) and Mayo Clinic-North Central trials. In addition, recent findings in the course of evolving practice provide support for specific new applications of LV-FU for combined modality and combination chemotherapy.

Keywords

Gastric Cancer Pancreatic Cancer Bolus Regimen Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group Peripheral Infusion 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Howard W. Bruckner
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  1. 1.Mount Sinai School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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