Reexamining the treatment of advanced laryngeal cancer.

@article{Olsen2010ReexaminingTT,
  title={Reexamining the treatment of advanced laryngeal cancer.},
  author={Kerry D. Olsen},
  journal={Head & neck},
  year={2010},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={1-7}
}
Determining the standard of care for a cancer with a diverse set of treatment variables is difficult. Advanced laryngeal cancer is one such case. The treatment for advanced laryngeal cancer is now at a point where the current standard of care—concurrent chemotherapy and radiotherapy with surgical salvage (ie, laryngectomy)—must be reexamined. Why? Because published studies—identified as evidence-based medicine—have set a standard of care that has resulted in major unintended consequences. The… CONTINUE READING

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