Low-level laser therapy for treatment of chemotherapy-induced oral mucositis in childhood: a randomized double-blind controlled study

@article{Amadori2016LowlevelLT,
  title={Low-level laser therapy for treatment of chemotherapy-induced oral mucositis in childhood: a randomized double-blind controlled study},
  author={Francesca Amadori and Elena Bardellini and Giulio Conti and Nicola Pedrini and Richard Fabian Schumacher and Alessandra Majorana},
  journal={Lasers in Medical Science},
  year={2016},
  volume={31},
  pages={1231-1236}
}
The aim of this study was to verify if low-level laser therapy could be useful to reduce chemotherapy-related oral mucositis grading and pain in childhood undergoing chemotherapy. A randomized double-blind clinical trial was carried out. Patients from 3 to 18 years of age undergoing cancer therapy and presenting OM grade 2 or more were eligible for this study. Patients were randomly divided in two groups: group A received laser therapy from the day of OM diagnosis and other 3 consecutive days… CONTINUE READING
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