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Treatment guidelines

Head-neck cancer

Key points

  • Increased survival in high-risk head and neck cancer (HNC) male group following screening by clinical oral examination
  • Incidence of oral carcinoma between 40 and 50 years has doubled in the USA and Europe within the last decade
  • Multimodal treatment of HNC including radiotherapy requires specific knowledge and skills of radiated hard and soft tissue management performing implant surgery

Clinical topics

Implants in compromised sites
Systemic factors
Patient assessment

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