Alliance A021806 is a Phase III trial that aims to evaluate the efficacy of perioperative chemotherapy with mFOLFIRINOX in patients with resectable pancreatic cancer.1, 2 The study is actively accruing randomized controlled phase III trial evaluating the efficacy of perioperative chemotherapy with mFOLFIRINOX
Examples of Rouviere’s sulcus, aka Recess of Ganz, seen during cholecystectomy.
There are several cooperative cancer groups in the United States, which are collaborative organizations that bring together researchers and institutions to conduct clinical trials and advance cancer research. These groups have played a critical role in advancing cancer care and
The Whipple procedure, also known as a pancreaticoduodenectomy, is named after Allen Whipple, an American surgeon who developed and refined the procedure in the 1930s. Dr. Whipple was born in 1881 in Uxbridge, Massachusetts and died in 1963. He was
Dr. Clark joins Joel Weissman, PhD, and a team of researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in an effort to improve surgical decision-making for persons living with Dementia. The study is titled: “Decisions Around Dementia and Surgery” (aka the DecADES