Supportive Care in Cancer

, Volume 27, Issue 5, pp 1585–1586 | Cite as

Commentary on: Quality of life in oropharyngeal cancer: a structured review of the literature

  • Miriam Allein Zago Marcolino
  • Rafaela Soares RechEmail author
Letter to the Editor


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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miriam Allein Zago Marcolino
    • 1
  • Rafaela Soares Rech
    • 2
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Graduate Program in Rehabilitation SciencesUniversidade Federal de Ciências da Saúde de Porto Alegre (UFCSPA)Porto AlegreBrazil
  2. 2.Graduate Program in EpidemiologyUniversidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)Porto AlegreBrazil
  3. 3.Departamento de Odontologia Preventiva e Social, Faculdade de Odontologia (UFRGS)Porto AlegreBrazil

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