Walter Grant Iii, PhD | Authors


5401 NDCBU


Altered Fractionation for Head and Neck Cancer

October 01, 2001

A conventional course of radiation for squamous cell carcinoma in the United States is generally 70 Gy in 7 weeks, with a once-daily dose of 1.8 to 2 Gy. This schedule has a modest success rate in curing head and neck cancer. The