Independent Predictors of Prognosis Based on Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma Surgical Margins.

@article{Buchakjian2018IndependentPO,
  title={Independent Predictors of Prognosis Based on Oral Cavity Squamous Cell Carcinoma Surgical Margins.},
  author={Marisa R Buchakjian and Timothy Ginader and Kendall K Tasche and Nitin A. Pagedar and Brian J Smith and Steven M Sperry},
  journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery},
  year={2018},
  pages={
          194599818773070
        }
}
Objective To conduct a multivariate analysis of a large cohort of oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OCSCC) cases for independent predictors of local recurrence (LR) and overall survival (OS), with emphasis on the relationship between (1) prognosis and (2) main specimen permanent margins and intraoperative tumor bed frozen margins. Study Design… CONTINUE READING