Anant Ramaswamy, DM, on Advanced Gastric Cancers: New Findings on Adding Docetaxel to Doublet

2024 ASCO GI Cancers Symposium


Anant Ramaswamy, DM, of Tata Memorial Centre, discusses phase III results of a study that added docetaxel to a doublet regimen of fluorouracil or capecitabine and oxaliplatin, which did not improve overall survival in patients with advanced gastroesophageal junction and gastric cancers. Continuing chemotherapy beyond 6 months also did not appear to improve survival in this population (Abstract LBA248).

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