Head & Neck Cancer

Unexpected Hospitalizations Result in Unfavorable Outcomes in Head and Neck Cancer
August 05, 2020

A study conducted by the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center found that patients undergoing radiation therapy for head and neck cancers were at a higher risk of less-favorable outcomes if they were unexpectedly hospitalized for dehydration, fever, or other ailments.

NSAID Use May Improve OS During Chemoradiation for Patients with HNSCC
July 18, 2020

This study demonstrated a possible advantage in overall survival for patients taking NSAIDs during chemoradiation for head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

FIT Instrument Shows Promise for Measuring Patient-Reported Financial Toxicity
July 17, 2020

The tool was shown to be a reliable and accurate tool for measuring patient-reported financial toxicity in patients with head and neck cancer.