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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- identify the relative rate of esophageal cancer incidence over time.
- identify the findings of the CROSS trial.
- identify the likelihood of node positive disease in patients undergoing induction chemo-radiotherapy and esophagectomy for esophageal cancer.
- identify from the data in the 9 institutions how often induction therapy-esophagectomy esophageal cancer patients with node positive disease undergo adjuvant therapy.
- identify the survival impact of adjuvant therapy on node positive post-esophagectomy esophageal cancer patients who underwent induction therapy.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2019-Sep-01
Expiration Date:2021-Sep-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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