Advances in the management of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck

@inproceedings{Machiels2014AdvancesIT,
  title={Advances in the management of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck},
  author={Jean-Pascal Machiels and Maarten Lambrecht and F X Hanin and Thierry Duprez and Vincent Gr{\'e}goire and Sandra Schmitz and M. F. A. Hamoir},
  booktitle={F1000prime reports},
  year={2014}
}
Squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN) is the sixth most common cancer worldwide. The main risk factors for cancers of the oral cavity, larynx, oropharynx, and hypopharynx are alcohol and tobacco use. In addition, the human papillomavirus (HPV) is an established cause of oropharyngeal cancer. An experienced multidisciplinary team is necessary… CONTINUE READING