The challenges of managing malignant head and neck tumors in a tropical tertiary health center in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Adeyi2011TheCO,
  title={The challenges of managing malignant head and neck tumors in a tropical tertiary health center in Nigeria},
  author={Adoga Adeyi and Silas Olugbenga},
  booktitle={The Pan African medical journal},
  year={2011}
}
INTRODUCTION In developing countries, factors such as late patient presentation, inaccessible and limited health facilities contribute to the poor outcome in the management of patients with head and neck malignant tumors. This study presents the challenges faced by the otorhinolaryngologist in our environment in the management of patients with head and neck malignant tumors. METHODS This is a ten-year retrospective chart review of patients with histopathologically confirmed head and neck… CONTINUE READING
4 Citations
12 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…