Preliminary application of 3D-printed coplanar template for iodine-125 seed implantation therapy in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer
Wei Huang, Zhi-Yuan Wu, Qing-Bin Wang, Jing-Jing Liu, Xiao-Yi Ding, Zhong-Min Wang, Department of Interventional Radiology, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China
Jian Lu, Ju Gong, Zhi-Jin Chen, Department of Radiology, Ruijin Hospital Luwan Branch, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200020, China
Ke-Min Chen, Department of Radiology, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China
Author contributions: Wang ZM designed the research and supervised the report; Huang W performed the research and wrote the paper; Chen KM and Ding XY supervised the report; Lu J, Wu ZY, and Wang QB analyzed the data; Liu JJ, Gong J, and Chen ZJ provided clinical advice.
Supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81771949 and No. 81471808; the Project of Medical Key Specialty of Shanghai Municipality, No. ZK2015A22; and the Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality, No. 18411968600.
Institutional review board statement: This study was reviewed and approved by the Ethics Committee of Ruijin Hospital Luwan Branch, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine.
Informed consent statement: All study participants, or their legal guardian, provided informed written consent before participating in the study.
Conflict-of-interest statement: None declared.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Corresponding author to: Zhong-Min Wang, MD, Chief Doctor, Professor, Department of Interventional Radiology, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, No. 197, Ruijin 2nd Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200025, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: September 6, 2018
Peer-review started: September 6, 2018
First decision: October 4, 2018
Revised: October 27, 2018
Accepted: November 9, 2018
Article in press: November 9, 2018
Published online: December 14, 2018