Differences in quality of life in obese and normal weight head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy

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The aim of this study was to evaluate health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with different body mass indices (BMI, <25 vs ≥25) undergoing radiation treatment for head and neck cancer. HRQOL was examined by the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) QLQ-C30 and the EORTC QLQ-H&N35, in the beginning and in the end of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00520-014-2463-1

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@article{Egestad2014DifferencesIQ, title={Differences in quality of life in obese and normal weight head and neck cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy}, author={Helen Egestad and Carsten Nieder}, journal={Supportive Care in Cancer}, year={2014}, volume={23}, pages={1081-1090} }