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Title: Iron transfusion rapidly improves pre-operative functional capacity in patients with colorectal cancer.
Authors: Bolshinsky, Vladimir
Mackay, John
Heriot, Alexander
Other Authors: Li, M.
Ismail, H.
Riedel, B.
Keywords: General Surgery and Gastroenterology Clinical Institute, Epworth HealthCare, Victoria, Australia
Colorectal Cancer
Neoplasms, Colorectal
Blood Transfusions
Exercise Tolerance
Anemia, Iron-Deficiency
Iron-Deficiency Anemia
Ferric Compounds
Issue Date: Jul-2016
Conference Name: Epworth Research Institute Research Week 2016.
Conference Location: Richmond, Victoria, Australia.
Abstract: This report serves as an introduction to the Randomized Control Trial (Fe deficiency in Colorectal Cancer (FERiC) Trial; HREC/16/PMCC/50) that will be commencing at Epworth HealthCare later this year, as part of the Master of Surgery project (Epworth/Cleveland Colorectal Fellowship - 2016/2017). It is focused on pre-operative optimisation of anaemic and iron deficient colorectal cancer patients.
Type: Conference Poster
Affiliated Organisations: Divison of Cancer Surgery, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Department of Anaesthetics, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Type of Clinical Study or Trial: Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
Appears in Collections:Cancer Services
General Surgery and Gastroenterology
Research Week

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