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What is the Current Evidence Base for Management of Oropharyngeal Cancer?

Jeffrey Lancaster, Mererid Evans, Terry M Jones

Keywords : Cancer, Chemotherapy, Clinical trials, Head and neck, Oropharynx, Radiotherapy, Transoral laser surgery, Transoral robotic surgery

Citation Information : Lancaster J, Evans M, Jones TM. What is the Current Evidence Base for Management of Oropharyngeal Cancer?. Int J Head Neck Surg 2018; 9 (2):47-53.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10001-1336

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-04-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2018; The Author(s).


This review will provide a comprehensive overview of the current management of oropharyngeal cancer. The contemporary literature, as it relates to diagnosis and management, will be summarized and the existing limitations of our knowledge will be highlighted. Research questions which need to be addressed as a matter of urgency will be listed and ongoing clinical trials designed to fill the current gaps in our knowledge will be briefly described.

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