The role of fast neutrons in the treatment of squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck: The European experience.

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After the first European stet on neutron therapy of head and neck cancer, published by Catterall and Bewley, revealed significant advantages of neutrons over photons in 134 randomized patients, the subsequent phase II and phase III studies led to controversial results. Figures for local tumor control varied from 26-76% after 2 years to 19% after 10 years… (More)

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@article{Auberger1998TheRO, title={The role of fast neutrons in the treatment of squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck: The European experience.}, author={Th. Auberger and William Reuschel}, journal={Recent results in cancer research. Fortschritte der Krebsforschung. Progres dans les recherches sur le cancer}, year={1998}, volume={150}, pages={137-47} }