Sex does not play a prognostic role in HPV-negative OPSCC, and there are no differences in prognosis by race among HPV-positive or HPV-negative patients.
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There is a clear need for further research on genetic alterations underlying the rising incidence of HNSCC in low-risk, nontraditional patients.
Depression at time of treatment planning appeared to be as important a predictor of two-year survival as traditional clinical prognostic indicators.
There is inadequate evidence to develop a standardized protocol for optimal anticoagulation therapy in patients undergoing free flap reconstruction of the head and neck.