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Cancer care: Head and neck cancer

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In addition to these individual books, there are chapters on head and neck cancer in Abelof's Clinical Oncology  and other titles available online via ClinicalKey. An NHS OpenAthens account is required to access.

Once logged in, search for 'head and neck cancer'  or 'oral cancer' in the search box and limit to source type - books.


A selection of print and electronic key titles are listed below. An NHS Open Athens account may be required.

Head and neck cancers

UpToDate contains a number of current, evidence-based summaries relating to various aspects of head and neck cancer including

  • Epidemiology
  • Diagnosis
  • Staging
  • Pathology
  • Management approaches

To access UpToDate using the link below, you will need an NHS OpenAthens account