Radiation treatment of glottic squamous cell carcinoma, stage I and II: analysis of factors affecting prognosis.

@article{Franchin1998RadiationTO,
  title={Radiation treatment of glottic squamous cell carcinoma, stage I and II: analysis of factors affecting prognosis.},
  author={Giovanni Franchin and Emilio Minatel and Carlo Gobitti and Renato Talamini and Giovanna Sartor and G. Caruso and G Grando and Doriano Politi and Marc Gigante and G Toffoli and Mauro Gaetano Trov{\`o} and Luigi Barzan},
  journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics},
  year={1998},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={541-8}
}
PURPOSE At least in some European Countries, there is still considerable controversy regarding the choice between surgery and radiotherapy for the treatment of patients with early laryngeal-glottic carcinoma. METHODS AND MATERIALS Two hundred and forty-six patients with laryngeal-glottic neoplasms, Stage I-II, were treated with radical radiotherapy. Before radiotherapy the patients were evaluated to determine the surgical procedure of choice. Either 66-68.4 Gy (33-38 fractions) or 63-65 Gy… CONTINUE READING