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Interventions for the treatment of oral and oropharyngeal cancers: surgical treatment

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Title
Interventions for the treatment of oral and oropharyngeal cancers: surgical treatment
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John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, September 2011
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd006205.pub3
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Authors

Bessell A, Glenny AM, Furness S, Clarkson JE, Oliver R, Conway DI, Macluskey M, Pavitt S, Sloan P, Worthington HV, Bessell, Alyson, Glenny, Anne-Marie, Furness, Susan, Clarkson, Jan E, Oliver, Richard, Conway, David I, Macluskey, Michaelina, Pavitt, Sue, Sloan, Philip, Worthington, Helen V, Alyson Bessell, Anne-Marie Glenny, Susan Furness, Jan E Clarkson, Richard Oliver, David I Conway, Michaelina Macluskey, Sue Pavitt, Philip Sloan, Helen V Worthington

Abstract

Surgery is an important part of the management of oral cavity cancer with regard to both the removal of the primary tumour and removal of lymph nodes in the neck. Surgery is less frequently used in oropharyngeal cancer. Surgery alone may be treatment for early stage disease or surgery may be used in combination with radiotherapy, chemotherapy and immunotherapy/biotherapy. There is variation in the recommended timing and extent of surgery in the overall treatment regimens of people with these cancers.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 2%
Finland 1 1%
United Kingdom 1 1%
France 1 1%
Korea, Republic of 1 1%
Unknown 86 93%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 26 28%
Student > Ph. D. Student 20 22%
Researcher 9 10%
Student > Postgraduate 8 9%
Student > Bachelor 6 7%
Other 23 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 67 73%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 7%
Nursing and Health Professions 3 3%
Unspecified 3 3%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 2 2%
Other 11 12%