The effect of baseline morphology and its change during treatment on the accuracy of Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumours in assessment of liver metastases
Schiavon, Gaia × Ruggiero, Alessandro Bekers, Dave J Barry, Peter A Sleijfer, Stefan Kloth, Jaqueline Krestin, Gabriel P Schöffski, Patrick Verweij, Jaap Mathijssen, Ron H J #
European Journal of Cancer vol:50 issue:5 pages:972-80
Tumour response assessment to therapy is crucial in oncology. We analysed the morphology of liver metastases (LM) in gastrointestinal stromal tumour (GIST) patients to determine whether uni-dimensional measurement of lesions by Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumours (RECIST), accurately reflects lesion volume.