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Cancer Chemotherapy Regimen for Head and Neck Cancer

 CF-RAD                                              head_neck(70)
  cisplatin....... 75 mg/sqm IV day 1.
  fluorouracil.... 1,000 mg/sqm/day continuous IV over 96 hours.
  radiation....... 3,000 rads in 15 fractions from day 1 to 19.
  FREQUENCY....... Repeat chemotherapy every 4 to 6 weeks.

   70. Adelstein DJ, Sharan VM, Earle AS, Chemotherapy with 
       simultaneous 5-fluorouracil, cisplatin and radiation in the 
       management of squamous cell head and neck cancer. Proc Am 
       Soc Clin Oncol 5:128, 1986.

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