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Treatment January 15th, 2019

Quality of Life After Management of Osteoradionecrosis of the Mandible

Osteoradionecrosis (ORN) of the mandible is a severe complication of radiation therapy for head and neck cancer. In this case series, THANC analyzed their treatment and quality of life (QOL) outcomes over the past 6 years.  We found a general lack of improvement in QOL, despite the restoration of an intact mandible, and suspect a negative relationship to the persistent effects of chemoradiotherapy.
Authors

A. S. Jacobson, J. Zevallos, M. Smith, C. L. Lazarus, H. Husaini, D. Okay, D. Buchbinder, M. Persky, M. L. Urken

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International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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