Adjuvant high-dose-rate brachytherapy after external beam radiotherapy in nasopharyngeal carcinoma


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

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS, vol.52, no.1, pp.101-108, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 52 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0360-3016(01)01818-1
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION ONCOLOGY BIOLOGY PHYSICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.101-108

Abstract

Purpose: To compare the local control and survival rates obtained with either external beam radiation therapy (ERT) and adjuvant high-dose-rate (HDR) brachytherapy (BRT) or ERT alone in patients with nasopharyngeal cancer.