Role of prophylactic hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced gastric cancer
Tian-Yu Xie, Shuo Li, Xiong-Guang Li, School of Medicine, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, China
Di Wu, Zhao-Yan Qiu, Qi-Ying Song, Da Guan, Li-Peng Wang, Feng Duan, Xin-Xin Wang, Department of General Surgery, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing 100853, China
Author contributions: Xie TY, Wu D, and Li S contributed equally to this work. Xie TY drafted the manuscript and assisted with data analysis; Wu D participated in design and oversight of the study and was involved with data collection; Li S participated in design of the study and was involved with data collection; Qiu ZY was involved with data collection and assisted with data analysis; Song QY drafted the manuscript and assisted with data analysis; Guan D participated in study design and performed statistical analysis; Wang LP participated in study design and performed statistical analysis; Li XG participated in design of the study and carried out selenium analyses; Duan F participated in design of the study and was involved with data collection; Wang XX drafted the manuscript and assisted with data analysis; All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by the institutional review boards of Chinese PLA General Hospital.
Clinical trial registration statement: This study is not registered.
Informed consent statement: All study participants provided written consent prior to study enrollment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Data sharing statement: There is no additional data available.
CONSORT 2010 statement: The manuscript was checked according to the CONSORT 2010.
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Corresponding author: Xin-Xin Wang, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of General Surgery, Chinese PLA General Hospital, No. 28, Fuxing Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100853, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: March 4, 2020
Peer-review started: March 4, 2020
First decision: March 28, 2020
Revised: April 21, 2020
Accepted: May 26, 2020
Article in press: May 26, 2020
Published online: July 15, 2020