Predictive factors of radiation-induced skin toxicity in breast cancer patients

@inproceedings{Chen2010PredictiveFO,
  title={Predictive factors of radiation-induced skin toxicity in breast cancer patients},
  author={Miao-Fen Chen and Wen-Cheng Chen and C Lai and Chao-Hsiung Hung and Kuo-Chi Liu and Yin-Hsuan Cheng},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
  year={2010}
}
To assess the factors affecting the incidence of radiation-induced dermatitis in breast cancer patients treated with adjuvant 3 D conformal radiotherapy by the analysis of dosimetry and topical treatments. Between September 2002 and July 2009, 158 breast cancer patients were treated with adjuvant 3 D conformal radiotherapy after undergoing surgery. Before November 2006, 90 patients were subjected to therapeutic skin care group and topical corticosteroid therapy was used for acute radiation… CONTINUE READING
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