Cost Considerations in the Treatment of Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

  title={Cost Considerations in the Treatment of Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma},
  author={Eric J Moore and Michael L. Hinni and Kerry D. Olsen and Daniel L Price and Rebecca R. Laborde and Jared C Inman},
  journal={Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery},
  pages={946 - 951}
Objectives. To determine the cost of treatment of oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OP SCCA) with transoral surgery with concomitant neck dissection (TOS), TOS with adjuvant radiation therapy (TOS + RT), TOS with adjuvant chemoradiation therapy (TOS + CRT), and primary chemoradiation therapy (CRT). Study Design. Case series. Setting. Two tertiary care teaching hospitals. Subjects and Methods. Using the databases of 2 teaching hospitals, patients were identified who had OP SCCA treated with… 

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