Salvage Re-Irradiation for Recurrent Head and Neck Cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Radiotherapy
  • Risk Assessment
  • Salvage Therapy

abstract

  • Based on our data, achieving LR control is crucial for improved overall survival in this patient population. The use of IMRT predicted better LR tumor control. Future aggressive efforts in maximizing tumor control in the recurrent setting, including dose escalation with IMRT and improved chemotherapy, are warranted.

publication date

  • July 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2006.12.055

PubMed ID

  • 17379449

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 731

end page

  • 40

volume

  • 68

number

  • 3