Increasing dietary supervision can reduce weight loss in oral cancer patients.

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Weight loss after treatment for intraoral malignancy is common and can impair patient recovery and wound healing. We report a reduction in weight loss in patients undergoing combined-modality treatment (surgery + radiotherapy) after an increase in dietary supervision and changes to the patient dietary protocol. Two groups of patients were compared: Group I… (More)

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