Radiation following surgery for oral cancer: impact on local control.

@article{Magge2003RadiationFS,
  title={Radiation following surgery for oral cancer: impact on local control.},
  author={Keshav T Magge and Eugene N. Myers and Jonas T. Johnson},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  year={2003},
  volume={113 6},
  pages={933-5}
}
OBJECTIVES The use of postoperative radiation therapy (RT) is commonly used in the treatment of patients with high-risk squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. However, few data exist that quantitate the incremental benefit of RT when administered following surgery. The retrospective study was designed to measure the incremental benefit of adjuvant RT after surgery on control of the primary lesion when compared with patients undergoing surgical therapy alone for squamous cell carcinoma of… CONTINUE READING