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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 163284, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/163284
Research Article

Systemic Chemotherapy prior to Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC for Carcinomatosis from Appendix Cancer: Impact on Perioperative Outcomes and Short-Term Survival

1Section of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving Street, Washington, DC 20010, USA
2Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving Street, Washington, DC 20010, USA
3Medstar Health Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving Street, Washington, DC 20010, USA

Received 2 April 2012; Revised 31 May 2012; Accepted 31 May 2012

Academic Editor: Yan Li

Copyright © 2012 Lana Bijelic et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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