Approximately 50% of patients with head and neck cancer will require enteral nutrition.*
It is estimated that 13,000 new cases of head and neck cancer were diagnosed in 2017. *
* Greaves, J.R. (2018). Head and Neck Cancer Tumor Seeding at the Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Site. Nutrition in Clinical Practice, 33(1), 73-80.