volume 40, issue 4, Pe99-e102 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2011.05.011
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Alexander J. Hassel, Daniel Danner, Kolja Freier, Christof Hofele, Kirsten Becker-Bikowski, Michael Engel

Abstract: This report focuses on the association between oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) and depression/anxiety of a homogeneous group of cancer patients who were recurrence-free for 8 years after treatment for advanced oral squamous cell. Participants were 24 patients (mean age 55 years, 75% men) treated with neoadjuvant concurrent radiochemotherapy followed by surgery with a mean recurrence-free period of 95 months (from 39 to 164 months). The OHRQoL (OHIP) and the anxiety/depression (HADS) were assessed …

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