Weekly paclitaxel with concurrent radiotherapy followed by adjuvant chemotherapy in locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

@article{Hu2009WeeklyPW,
  title={Weekly paclitaxel with concurrent radiotherapy followed by adjuvant chemotherapy in locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma.},
  author={Wei Ming Hu and Weijun Ding and Haihua Yang and Minghai Shao and Bi Yun Wang and Jianhua Wang and Sufang Wu and Shixiu Wu and Lihui Jin and Charlie C-M Ma},
  journal={Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={93 3},
  pages={488-91}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the efficacy and toxicity of weekly paclitaxel with concurrent radiotherapy followed by adjuvant chemotherapy (AC) in patients with locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC). METHODS AND MATERIALS Between 2004 and 2007, 54 patients with locally advanced NPC were included in this protocol. PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS median age 48… CONTINUE READING