[Stereotactic irradiation in head and neck cancers].

  title={[Stereotactic irradiation in head and neck cancers].},
  author={C Benha{\"i}m and Michel Lapeyre and Juliette Thariat},
  journal={Cancer radiotherapie : journal de la Societe francaise de radiotherapie oncologique},
  volume={18 4},
Stereotactic radiotherapy is increasingly used in head and neck tumours, either as a boost for dose escalation/early salvage, or in the reirradiation setting. We aimed to assess the level of evidence for each clinical setting and to discuss the different dose and frationation regimens. A search of the French and English literature was performed on PubMed until December 2013. Stereotactic reirradiation of locally recurrent squamous cell carcinomas can be performed with overall survival rates of… CONTINUE READING