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Quality of life and salivary output in patients with head-and-neck cancer five years after radiotherapy.

Authors
  • Braam, Pètra M
  • Roesink, Judith M
  • Raaijmakers, Cornelis P J
  • Busschers, Wim B
  • Terhaard, Chris H J
Type
Published Article
Journal
Radiation Oncology
Publisher
Springer (Biomed Central Ltd.)
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2007
Volume
2
Pages
3–3
Identifiers
PMID: 17207274
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Most of the xerostomia-related QOL scores improved in time after radiotherapy without altering the global QOL, which remained high. The recovery of the dry mouth feeling was significantly correlated with the recovery in parotid flow ratio.

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