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Table 1 patients' population pertinent characteristics

From: Preoperative bi-fractionated accelerated radiation therapy for combined treatment of locally advanced rectal cancer in a consectutive series of unselected patients

No. of patients treated 47
Male: Female ratio 24 : 23
Mean age (range) 55 yrs. (39–77)
Primary tumours : recurrences ratio 38 : 9
cTNM Stage II : stage III ratio 28 : 19
Mean distance between tumour edge and anal verge (range) 5.0 cm (<1 – 12)
No. of patients who completed RT programme as protocol 44 (93.6%)