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, et.al. 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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