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BACKGROUND: Recovery of upper aerodigestive tract function after reconstruction of segmental oromandiblectomy defects is frequently incomplete. The purpose of this study was to quantitate postreconstruction function and define variables that predict functional outcome in this population. METHODS:...
Background: Elective treatment of the neck in oral squamous cell carcinoma has changed over the last 20 years. The main object of this report is to present the results of a multi-institutional prospective study designed to compare standard treatment with modified radical classical neck dissection...