Author | Charlotte D. Jacobs, MD

Articles

Xerostomia as a Complication of Cancer Treatment

March 01, 1996

Cancer is a devastating, life-altering disease. As our technology and knowledge base for the treatment of carcinomas expand, however, more and more patients' lives are being spared or prolonged. Unfortunately, the quality of life for many of these

A Multicenter Maintenance Study of Oral Pilocarpine Tablets for Radiation-Induced Xerostomia

March 01, 1996

Two hundred sixty-five patients with head and neck cancer who had previously participated in either a fixed-dose, dose-titration, or dose-ranging trial of oral pilocarpine hydrochloride tablets were enrolled in a 36-month