Late-onset complications after chemoradiation for head and neck carcinomas.

@article{Surkin2013LateonsetCA,
  title={Late-onset complications after chemoradiation for head and neck carcinomas.},
  author={Marc I Surkin and Sandra A Schwartz and Deborah A Markiewicz},
  journal={Ear, nose, & throat journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={92 8},
  pages={E18}
}
Acute complications from chemoradiation for head and neck cancers are relatively common. These can be minor or severe and can have a significant impact on the patient's quality of life. The incidence of late-onset (>5 years after cancer cure) complications is unknown, but the effect on quality of life is just as severe as with acute problems. What makes… CONTINUE READING