TUMORI J, vol.88, no.5, pp.379-384, 2002 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
head and neck malignancies, oral mucositis, radiotherapy, scoring, PREVENTION, HEAD, SUCRALFATE, CARCINOMA, THERAPY
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
Background: A number of oral toxicity scoring systems have been described, but their direct comparison has rarely been undertaken and little data exists. An impediment to mucositis research has been the lack of an accepted, validated scoring system. The objective of this study was to design a test and validation of scoring systems.