Induction chemotherapy plus radiation compared with surgery plus radiation in patients with advanced laryngeal cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols
  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Laryngeal Neoplasms

abstract

  • These preliminary results suggest a new role for chemotherapy in patients with advanced laryngeal cancer and indicate that a treatment strategy involving induction chemotherapy and definitive radiation therapy can be effective in preserving the larynx in a high percentage of patients, without compromising overall survival.

publication date

  • June 13, 1991

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 2034244

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1685

end page

  • 90

volume

  • 324

number

  • 24