Preliminary results of a phase I/II study of simultaneous boost irradiation radiotherapy for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

@article{Xiang2013PreliminaryRO,
  title={Preliminary results of a phase I/II study of simultaneous boost irradiation radiotherapy for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.},
  author={Lijuan Xiang and Yan Wang and Bing-Qing Xu and Jing-bo Wu and Yunfei Xia},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2013},
  volume={14 12},
  pages={7569-76}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this article is to present preliminary results of simultaneous boost irradiation radiotherapy for locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC). METHODS Fifty-eight patients who underwent simultaneous boost irradiation radiotherapy for NPC in Cancer Center of Sun Yat-sen University between September 2004 and December 2009 were eligible. Acute and late toxicities were scored weekly according to the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) acute and late radiation… CONTINUE READING
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