Prognostic factors for loco-regional failure in early stage (I and II) squamous cell carcinoma of the gingivobuccal complex

@article{Walvekar2009PrognosticFF,
  title={Prognostic factors for loco-regional failure in early stage (I and II) squamous cell carcinoma of the gingivobuccal complex},
  author={Rohan R. Walvekar and Devendra Arvind Chaukar and Mandar S. Deshpande and Prathamesh S Pai and Pankaj P. Chaturvedi and Anagha C. Kakade and Anil K. D’cruz},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  year={2009},
  volume={267},
  pages={1135-1140}
}
The objective of the article is to study the prognostic indicators of loco-regional failure in patients with early stage cancers of the gingivobuccal complex (GBC) treated at a single institution. The study design is based on retrospective chart review. A review of 2,275 patients diagnosed with GBC was conducted from January 1997 to December 1999, wherein 207 patients who fulfilled our inclusion criteria were analyzed. Univariate analysis, multivariate analysis, and disease-free survival are… CONTINUE READING