Comparison of four cisplatin-based radiochemotherapy regimens for nonmetastatic stage III/IV squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.

@article{Rades2011ComparisonOF,
  title={Comparison of four cisplatin-based radiochemotherapy regimens for nonmetastatic stage III/IV squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.},
  author={Dirk Rades and Stefanie Kronemann and Thekla Meyners and Guenther Bohlen and S Tribius and Nadja Kazic and Ursula Schroeder and Samer George Hakim and Steven E. Schild and Juergen Dunst},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={2011},
  volume={80 4},
  pages={1037-44}
}
PURPOSE To compare the outcomes of four cisplatin-based radiochemotherapy regimens in 311 patients with Stage III/IV squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. METHODS AND MATERIALS Concurrent chemotherapy consisted of three courses of cisplatin 100 mg/m(2) on Day 1 (Group A, n = 74), two courses of cisplatin 20 mg/m(2) on Days 1-5 plus 5-fluorouracil… CONTINUE READING