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Table 1 Pre-treatment characteristics of the patients

From: Curative and organ-preserving treatment with intra-arterial carboplatin induction followed by surgery and/or radiotherapy for advanced head and neck cancer: single-center five-year results

Patient characteristics Number
Sex  
Males 43
Females 3
Age  
Range 39–75
Mean 58.3
Median 42.1
Performance status  
(Karnofsky scale) > 80
Tumor stage  
II 7
III 15
IV 24
Primary tumour site  
Oral cavity 9
Oropharynx 28
Hypopharynx 3
Nasopharynx 1
Oral cavity + Oropharynx 4
Oropharynx + Hypopharynx 1