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Table 2 Cisplatin Dose Intensity

From: 3-weekly or weekly cisplatin concurrently with radiotherapy for patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck – a multicentre, retrospective analysis

  3-weekly Cisplatin Weekly Cisplatin p-value
Median cumulative cisplatin dose 200 mg/m2 160 mg/m2 < 0.001
Cumulative dose ≥200 mg2 96 (75.6%) 88 (47.1%) < 0.001
Dose reduction 6 (4.7%) 11 (5.8%)  
Change to other chemotherapy 33 (25.9%) 35 (18.7%)