Treatments for locally advanced oropharyngeal cancer: a systematic review of clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness

Ho C, Seal K, Argaez C, Ho C
Record ID 32018002202
Authors' objectives: This systematic review aims to compare the clinical effectiveness of primary surgical therapy (with or without adjuvant radiation and chemotherapy) with primary chemoradiotherapy (with or without salvage surgery) for locally advanced oropharyngeal cancer. The cost-effectiveness of the two treatment strategies will also be examined.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2017
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Full HTA
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Oropharyngeal Neoplasms
  • Head and Neck Neoplasms
  • Papillomavirus Infections
  • Robotic Surgical Procedures
  • Costs and Cost Analysis
Organisation Name: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health
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