Comparison of AJCC 1988 and 1997 classifications for nasopharyngeal carcinoma


Ozyar E., Yildiz F., Akyol F., Atahan I.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, vol.44, no.5, pp.1079-1087, 1999 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0360-3016(99)00098-x
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1079-1087
  • Keywords: American Joint Committee on Cancer, nasopharyngeal carcinoma, tumor staging, CANCER, HO
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Purpose: A comparison of American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) 1988 and 1997 nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) classifications was made in terms of patient distribution and efficacy in predicting prognosis.