Follow-up of the Soft Tissue Sarcoma Patient

    loading  Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid


Despite optimal treatment, patients with soft tissue sarcoma are at risk for recurrence and therefore appropriate surveillance is critical. At minimum, regularly scheduled clinical assessments and chest X-rays are necessary. Consensus guidelines are available; however, surveillance strategies must be personalized based on the risk for recurrence and inherent disease biology. Further research is needed on a number of issues, including the impact of surveillance on clinical outcome and the utility of molecular surveillance. J. Surg. Oncol. 2015 111:641–645. © 2014 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.

    loading  Loading Related Articles