Head and Neck Cancer (HNC): Make Sense Campaign (MSC)

Make Sense Campaign (MSC) MSC is a health campaign in Europe to raise awareness in head and neck cancer (HNC). The aim of the campaign are to raise awareness of head and neck cancer and ultimately improve outcomes for patients with the disease. How to achieve the above objectives? Educating patients on disease prevention (risk…… Continue reading Head and Neck Cancer (HNC): Make Sense Campaign (MSC)

Head & Neck Cancer (HNC): Curative Treatment with Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy

A pleasant lady, 53 years old with long standing hypertension, presented with dysphagia symptom for 3 months duration. She was diagnosed with base of tongue SCC, T2N2M0. Discussion in multidisciplinary team (MDT) meetings Surgery or definitive concurrent chemo-radiotherapy (CRT)? Surgeon want to operate, I want definitive concurrent CRT (happen all the time, ha3) Rationale? With…… Continue reading Head & Neck Cancer (HNC): Curative Treatment with Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy