Consolidation cetuximab after concurrent triplet radiochemotherapy+cetuximab in patients with advanced head and neck cancer: A randomized phase II study.
Journal Paper/Review - Jun 12, 2020
Riesterer Oliver, Pruschy Martin, Bender Sabine, Sharma Ashish, Bogowicz Marta, Tanadini-Lang Stephanie, Stieb Sonja, Bertogg Kaja, Weber Sandra, Ikenberg Kristian, Huber Gerhard, Schmid Stephan, Bredell Marius, Veit-Haibach Patrick, Rordorf Tamara, Held Ulrike, Glanzmann Christoph, Studer Gabriela
Preclinical data suggest that cetuximab should be continued after end of concurrent radiotherapy+cetuximab due to its efficacy against residual tumor cells in the irradiated tumor bed. Based on this concept the phase II add-on cetuximab (AOC) study was designed.