Purpose Due to the established role of the human papillomavirus (HPV), the optimal treatment for oropharyngeal carcinoma is currently under debate. We evaluated the most important determinants of treatment outcome to develop a multifactorial predictive model that could provide individualized predictions of treatment outcome in oropharyngeal carcinoma patients.
E., R. V., F., H., H.J.W.L., A., M.M., R., R.H., B., R.C., L., … P., L. (2014). Externally validated HPV-based prognostic nomogram for oropharyngeal carcinoma patients yields more accurate predictions than TNM staging. Radiotherapy and Oncology, 113(3), 324–330. Retrieved from http://www.embase.com/search/results?subaction=viewrecord&from=export&id=L600725273