Published in Cancer Weekly, December 6th, 2005
According to recent research from the United States, "The purpose was to determine the optimal treatment for adult patients with head and neck soft tissue sarcomas. We conducted a review of the pertinent literature. Local control after surgery alone or combined with radiotherapy was obtained in approximately 60% to 70% of the patients."
"The probability of local control is influenced by histologic grade, tumor size, and surgical margins. Patients with high-grade tumors and/or positive margins have improved local control if adjuvant radiotherapy is...
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