Creation of a quality of life instrument for nonmelanoma skin cancer patients.

@article{Rhee2005CreationOA,
  title={Creation of a quality of life instrument for nonmelanoma skin cancer patients.},
  author={John S. Rhee and Beth A. Matthews and Marcy Neuburg and Mary L Burzynski and Ann Butler Nattinger},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  year={2005},
  volume={115 7},
  pages={
          1178-85
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Malignancies of the skin are the most common cancers among humans. The cervicofacial region is most affected by cutaneous malignancies, with approximately 80% of nonmelanoma skin cancers (NMSC) occurring in the head and neck. Treatment of cervicofacial skin cancers also is more likely to result in significant patient morbidity, because of the functional and cosmetic importance of this region. Unlike other malignancies, skin cancer has not been well investigated in terms of patient… CONTINUE READING
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