Affiliation: S. Maria del Carmine Hospital
- Caffo O, Lunardi A, Trentin C, Maines F, Veccia A, Galligioni E. Optimal Sequencing of New Drugs in Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: Dream or Reality?. Curr Drug Targets. 2016;17:1301-8 pubmed....
- Caffo O, Thompson C, De Santis M, Kragelj B, Hamstra D, Azria D, et al. Concurrent gemcitabine and radiotherapy for the treatment of muscle-invasive bladder cancer: A pooled individual data analysis of eight phase I-II trials. Radiother Oncol. 2016;121:193-198 pubmed publisher..Prospective randomized controlled trials are on-going to definitively assess the efficacy of gemcitabine-based chemoradiotherapy for MIBC. ..
- Caffo O, Sava T, Comploj E, Fariello A, Zustovich F, Segati R, et al. Docetaxel, with or without estramustine phosphate, as first-line chemotherapy for hormone-refractory prostate cancer: results of a multicentre, randomized phase II trial. BJU Int. 2008;102:1080-5 pubmed publisher..The patients in arm B had an improvement in pain over time. These data support the existence of a possible advantage in combining docetaxel and EP, which should be verified in a specific randomized phase III study. ..