After a patient has surgery for gallbladder cancer, post-operative chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy may be recommended for certain patients who may be at higher risk for recurrence. This calculator will estimate the additional benefit from adjuvant therapy, based on specific risk factors for a given patient.
Enter details below for a patient who has had surgery for gallbladder cancer to estimate the benefit from post-operative chemotherapy or chemoradiotherapy.
Reference: Wang SJ, Lemieux A, Kalpathy-Cramer J, Ord CB, Walker GV, Fuller CD, Kim JS, Thomas CR. A Nomogram for Predicting the Benefit of Adjuvant Chemoradiotherapy for Resected Gallbladder Cancer. J Clin Onc, 2011, 29(35):4627-4632.