Improved outcomes in patients with osteogenic sarcoma of the head and neck.

@article{Patel2002ImprovedOI,
  title={Improved outcomes in patients with osteogenic sarcoma of the head and neck.},
  author={Snehal G. Patel and Paul Meyers and Andrew G. Huvos and Suzanne L Wolden and Bhuvanesh B. Singh and Ashok R. Shaha and Jay O. Boyle and David G. Pfister and Jatin P Shah and Dennis H. Kraus},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2002},
  volume={95 7},
  pages={1495-503}
}
BACKGROUND The current study reviews the authors' recent institutional experience in the treatment of osteosarcoma of the head and neck (OSHN). METHODS The clinical records of 44 patients who were treated between 1981 and 1998 for OSHN were reviewed retrospectively. Archived histologic material was reviewed and data were analyzed to identify factors predictive of disease control and survival. Outcomes were compared with a previously reported historic cohort treated at the study institution… CONTINUE READING