Radiation induced cancer

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Radiation induced cancer

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The terms "Radiation induced cancer" returned 201 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Identifying radiation-induced survivorship syndromes affecting bowel health in a cohort of gynecological cancer survivors.
 

Author(s): Gunnar Steineck, Viktor Skokic, Fei Sjöberg, Cecilia Bull, Eleftheria Alevronta, Gail Dunberger, Karin Bergmark, Ulrica Wilderäng, Jung Hun Oh, Joseph O Deasy, Rebecka Jörnsten

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During radiotherapy unwanted radiation to normal tissue surrounding the tumor triggers survivorship diseases; we lack a nosology for radiation-induced survivorship diseases that decrease bowel health and we do not know which symptoms are related to which diseases.

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2017

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

Short and long term radiation induced cardiovascular disease in patients with cancer.
 

Author(s): Kirsten Melgaard Nielsen, Birgitte Vrou Offersen, Hanne Melgaard Nielsen, Merete Vaage-Nilsen, Syed Wamique Yusuf

Journal: Clin Cardiol. 2017 Apr;40(4):255-261.

 

Radiation-induced cardiovascular disease is well described as a late effect in cancer patients treated with radiation therapy. Advancements in surgery, radiotherapy, and chemotherapy have led to an increasing number of cancer survivors with resultant long-term side effects related ...

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2017

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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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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Radiation-Induced Xerostomia

 

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2017

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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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