Systematic Review of Escalated Imatinib Doses Compared with Sunitinib or Best Supportive Care, for the Treatment of People with Unresectable/Metastatic Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours Whose Disease has Progressed on the Standard Imatinib Dose

Jennifer Hislop, Graham Mowatt, Pawana Sharma, Cynthia Fraser, Andrew Elders, David Jenkinson, Luke Vale, Russell Petty

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)168-176
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Gastrointestinal Cancer
Issue number2
Early online date6 Oct 2011
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2012


  • GIST
  • gastrointestinal stromal tumours
  • unresectable
  • metastatic
  • cancer
  • imatinib
  • sunitinib
  • antineoplastic agents
  • benzamides
  • clinical trials as topic
  • disease progression
  • dose-response relationship
  • gastrointestinal stromal tumors
  • humans
  • indoles
  • piperazines
  • pyrimidines
  • pyrroles
  • treatmemnt outcome

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