Low-power laser to prevent oral mucositis in autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

@article{Chor2010LowpowerLT,
  title={Low-power laser to prevent oral mucositis in autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.},
  author={Ana Chor and Sandra Torres and {\^A}ngelo Maiolino and Marcio Nucci},
  journal={European journal of haematology},
  year={2010},
  volume={84 2},
  pages={178-9}
}
To the Editor, Oral mucositis is a frequent complication of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) (1, 2). Low power laser (LPL) has been tested in the prophylaxis and treatment of oral mucositis with promising results (1, 3, 4). In this study, the prophylactic effect of LPL was tested in a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial. Adult… CONTINUE READING