Neoadjuvant chemotherapy with carboplatin/5-fluorouracil in head and neck cancer.

Abstract

In a prospective, randomized, multicenter study, neoadjuvant chemotherapy (CT) with carboplatin and 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) followed by locoregional treatment (LRT) was compared with locoregional treatment alone in the treatment of patients with head and neck cancer. This study, which includes 324 patients, was conducted from January 1988 to July 1991. The… (More)

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@article{Depondt1993NeoadjuvantCW, title={Neoadjuvant chemotherapy with carboplatin/5-fluorouracil in head and neck cancer.}, author={Jo{\"e}l Depondt and Pierre G{\'e}hanno and M. Mart{\'i}n and G{\'e}rard Leli{\`e}vre and Bernard Guerrier and C Peytral and H. Schott and B Pellae-Cosset}, journal={Oncology}, year={1993}, volume={50 Suppl 2}, pages={23-7} }