Duration of adjuvant chemotherapy for stage III colon cancer. N Engl J Med 2018; 378: 1177-1188.

Published: 17th May 2018

Authors: Grothey A, Sobrero AF, Shields AF, Yoshino T, Paul J, Taieb J et al.


This pooled analysis of six RCTs included 12,834 patients. The two regimens had similar effects. Three months of the capecitabine-based regimen was as effective as six months.

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