Ewing sarcoma: Similar survival rates with intensified dose regimen of VDC/IE
Dose-intensified compared with standard chemotherapy for nonmetastatic Ewing sarcoma family of tumors: a Children's Oncology Group StudyJ Clin Oncol. 2009 May 20;27(15):2536-41. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2008.19.1478. Epub 2009 Apr 6
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478 patients under the age of 30, diagnosed with non-metastatic ESFT (or the Ewing sarcoma family of tumours), were randomized to either a standard or intensified dose regimen of vincristine, doxorubicin, and cyclophosphamide (VDC) along with ifosfamide and etoposide (IE) to assess the 5-year event-free and overall survival rates between groups. Results indicated that there was no significant diff...
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