Association between low muscle mass and early termination of chemotherapy treatment in patients with head and neck cancer

Project: Research



In this study, we aim to assess whether low pre-treatment muscle mass, measured with CT at thoracic (T4) or lumbar level (L3) is associated with early termination of chemotherapy related to toxicity in head and neck cancer (HNC) patients.

Layman's description

Relatie tussen spiermassa en vroegtijdig stoppen van chemotherapie bij patienten met hoofd-halskanker
Korte titelMuscle mass and tearmination of chemotherapy
Effectieve start/einddatum1/01/15 → …


  • muscle, chemotherapy