Objective: To compare acute morbidities of intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) with 3-dimensional conformal radiation (3D-CRT) in a uniform population of oropharynx cancer patients completing definitive chemoradiation.
Design: Retrospective case series.
Setting: University hospital referral center.
Patients: Thirty patients (15 IMRT and 15 3D-CRT) with nonmetastatic stage IV oropharynx squamous cell cancer.
Holland JM, Patel KM, DePaula L, Chan HC, Thomas CR. P049 Acute Morbidity of Chemoradiation for Locoregionally Advanced (Stage IV) Oropharynx Cancer: IMRT vs 3D Conformal RT. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):875. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.875-a
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