We screened 1,014 studies on Head and Neck Cancer this month. These are the most important.
HNSCC: what factors affect survival after recurrence?
Source: JAMA Oncol
- Subsite and human papillomavirus/p16 status are associated with the survival of patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) after recurrence.
- Patterns of treatment failure are not well understood for these patients.
HNSCC: CCO issues guidelines for systemic therapy
Source: Curr Oncol
- Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) has released clinical practice guidelines for systemic therapy in the curative treatment of locally advanced, nonmetastatic HNSCC.
- Recent data from randomized controlled trials have implications for proper patient treatment.
PTC: does extent of neck dissection predict recurrence?
Source: J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg