Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 3 Toxicity

From: Disease control and functional outcome in three modern combined organ preserving regimens for locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN)

toxicity CTC grade
(if applicable)
end of treatment 1st f/u   2nd f/u  
   RChT RIT RChT RIT RChT RIT
dysphagia I 1 1 5 5 1  
  II 11 16 7 8   
  III 15 8 1 2 1  
mucositis I 1 1 3 1   
  II 20 19 1    
  III 3 8     
       9 2
xerostomia I 4   7 11 1 1
  II       
laryngeal oedema 1     2  
lymph oedema    1 1 3  
weight loss (median, kg) 4 2 p = 0.01    
range (kg)   0 - 14 0 - 9     
PEG (pts)   27 21     
CVK (pts)   3 1     
toxicity CTC grade (if applicable) end of treatment 1st f/u   2nd f/u  
   RChT RIT RChT RIT RChT RIT
dysphagia I 1 1 5 5 1  
  II 11 16 7 8   
  III 15 8 1 2 1  
mucositis I 1 1 3 1   
  II 20 19 1    
  III 3 8     
       9 2
xerostomia I 4   7 11 1 1
  II       
laryngeal oedema 1     2  
lymph oedema    1 1 3  
weight loss (median, kg) 4 2 p = 0.01    
range (kg)   0 - 14 0 - 9     
PEG (pts)   27 21     
CVK (pts)   3 1