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Christopher A. Barker, MD, on New Data on Vismodegib and Radiotherapy for Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck

2024 Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancers Symposium

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Christopher A. Barker, MD, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses phase II study results showing that patients with locally advanced, unresectable basal cell carcinoma of the head and neck experienced improved quality of life after induction and concurrent vismodegib with curative-intent radiation treatment. According to Dr. Barker, the data on this strategy may provide a beneficial benchmark for clinical practice (Abstract 9).



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