Radiation induced cancer

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Radiation induced cancer

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 195 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma after Breast-Cancer Treatment.
 

Author(s): Jennifer K Plichta, Kevin Hughes

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2017 Jan;376(4):367.

 

Last Updated: 25 Jan 2017

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Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for late radiation-induced tissue toxicity: prospectively patient-reported outcome measures in breast cancer patients.
 

Author(s): David N Teguh, René Bol Raap, Henk Struikmans, Cees Verhoef, Linetta B Koppert, Arne Koole, Yadi Huang, Rob A van Hulst

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This study examines patient reported outcome measures of women undergoing hyperbaric oxygen treatment (HBOT) after breast-conserving therapy.

Last Updated: 29 Sep 2016

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Evaluation of gamma radiation-induced cytotoxicity of breast cancer cells: Is there a time-dependent dose with high efficiency?
 

Author(s): M Fazel, P Mehnati, B Baradaran, J Pirayesh

Journal: Indian J Cancer. ;53(1):25-8.

 

Radiotherapy is one of the important treatment modalities in the management of breast cancer.

Last Updated: 5 May 2016

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 22 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Radiation-induced heart disease in lung cancer radiotherapy: A dosimetric update.
 

Author(s): Xin Ming, Yuanming Feng, Chengwen Yang, Wei Wang, Ping Wang, Jun Deng

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Oct;95(41):e5051.

 

Radiation-induced heart disease (RIHD), which affects the patients' prognosis with both acute and late side effects, has been published extensively in the radiotherapy of breast cancer, lymphoma and other benign diseases. Studies on RIHD in lung cancer radiotherapy, however, are less ...

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2016

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The role of stem cells in the prevention and treatment of radiation-induced xerostomia in patients with head and neck cancer.
 

Author(s): Daan Nevens, Sandra Nuyts

Journal: Cancer Med. 2016 06;5(6):1147-53.

 

Xerostomia is an important complication following radiotherapy (RT) for head and neck cancer. Current treatment approaches are insufficient and can only temporarily relieve symptoms. New insights into the physiopathology of radiation-induced xerostomia might help us in this regard. ...

Last Updated: 28 Jun 2016

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Radiotherapy for benign disease; assessing the risk of radiation-induced cancer following exposure to intermediate dose radiation.
 

Author(s): Stephanie R McKeown, Paul Hatfield, Robin J D Prestwich, Richard E Shaffer, Roger E Taylor

Journal: Br J Radiol. 2015 ;88(1056):20150405.

 

Most radiotherapy (RT) involves the use of high doses (>50 Gy) to treat malignant disease. However, low to intermediate doses (approximately 3-50 Gy) can provide effective control of a number of benign conditions, ranging from inflammatory/proliferative disorders (e.g. Dupuytren's ...

Last Updated: 20 Nov 2015

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Trial of Acupuncture for Radiation-Induced Xerostomia in Head and Neck Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Radiation-Induced Xerostomia

 

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2016

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Radiation-induced Toxicity in Prostate Cancer/ Standard-Follow-Up Program Prostate
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer

 

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2017

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Last Updated: 22 Nov 2016

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