The intraperitoneal and intravenous delivery of cisplatin to tumors is compared. A mathematical model is developed for predicting the penetration distance of cisplatin into tissue adjacent to the peritoneal cavity. The effect of altered blood flow and cellular uptake on this penetration distance is also observed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2001|
|Event||Proceedings of the 2001 Bioengineering Conference - Snowbird, UT, United States|
Duration: Jun 27 2001 → Jul 1 2001
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