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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017, Article ID 1419676, 11 pages
Research Article

A Study of 358 Cases of Locally Advanced Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Receiving Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy: Improving the Seventh Edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer T-Staging System

Department of Oncology, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, No. 87, Xiangya Road, Changsha, Hunan Province 410008, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Liangfang Shen; moc.361@gnafgnailnehs

Received 20 September 2016; Revised 30 November 2016; Accepted 28 December 2016; Published 7 February 2017

Academic Editor: Charnita M. Zeigler-Johnson

Copyright © 2017 Qin Zhou et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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