Palliative excisional surgery for primary colorectal cancer in patients with incurable metastatic disease. Is there a survival benefit? A systematic review

Alternate title: 
J2 - Colorectal Dis
Secondary title: 
T2 - Colorectal disease
Short title: 
Palliative excisional surgery for primary colorectal cancer in patients with incurable metastatic disease. Is there a survival benefit? A systematic review
Authors: 
Anwar, S.
Peter, M. B.
Dent, J.
Scott, N. A.
Volume: 
14
Start page: 
920-30
Annotations: 
Type A, Priority 5
Date: 
Aug
Year: 
2012
Accession number: 
21899714
Database: 
MEDLINE RCT
Number: 
M1 - 8
Serial: 
1463-1318
Type of work: 
M3 - Review
ID: 
4174
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-1318.2011.02817.x
Notes: 
N1 - Anwar S
Peter MB
Dent J
Scott NA
Key words: 
Colorectal Neoplasms/mo [Mortality]
Colorectal Neoplasms/pa [Pathology]
*Colorectal Neoplasms/su [Surgery]
Humans
Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasm Staging
*Palliative Care
Survival Analysis
Tumor Burden
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do