Functional organ preservation in locally advanced laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma: is there a role for induction chemotherapy?

Concurrent chemoradiation (CRT) is currently the most effective strategy for organ preservation in locally advanced laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) unsuitable for function-preserving surgery. The larynx preservation approach of induction chemotherapy followed by radiotherapy in responders is based on the hypothesis that tumours that show a… (More)