Speech and swallowing functions in 3 to 5 years post-treatment nasopharyngeal cancer survivors


Grant Data
Project Title
Speech and swallowing functions in 3 to 5 years post-treatment nasopharyngeal cancer survivors
Principal Investigator
Dr Chan, Karen Man Kei   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Tsang Raymond King Yin   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Yiu Edwin Man Lai   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Lee Victor Ho Fun   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Wong May Chun Mei   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Ward Elizabeth   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2016-01-01
Completion Date
2018-06-30
Amount
800008
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Speech, Swallowing, Naspharyngeal cancer, Radiotherapy
Discipline
Cancer
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17606015
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2 To study the relationship between the radiation dose received by speech and swallowing related structures and speech and swallowing functions in 3-5years post-IMRT nasopharyngeal cancer survivors.