ALaCart trial an international advance in oncology
ALaCart rectal cancer trial
The ALaCart rectal surgery trial was selected by the American Society of Clinical
Oncology for inclusion in Clinical Cancer Advances 2017, the
society's annual review of progress against cancer and emerging
trends in the field.
The study has been featured as one of the year's major
achievements internationally in clinical cancer research and
The ALaCart trial, a collaboration of the Australasian
Gastro-Intestinal Trials Group, the Colorectal Surgical Society of
Australia and New Zealand with CTC, was led by Brisbane colorectal
surgeon, Andrew Stevenson.
We announced the trial when the results were first published in
1 February 2017