Topical agent therapy for prevention and treatment of radiodermatitis: a meta-analysis

@article{Zhang2012TopicalAT,
  title={Topical agent therapy for prevention and treatment of radiodermatitis: a meta-analysis},
  author={Yuejiao Zhang and Shoude Zhang and Xiaoling Shao},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2012},
  volume={21},
  pages={1025-1031}
}
Radiodermatitis (RD) is a common side effect during radiotherapy. Various topical agents have been tried to be applied on RD. However, the efficiency of topical agents applied on radiotherapy is still uncertain. This study aims to assess the efficiency of the topical agents in the prevention and treatment of RD. The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, Pubmed, and Medline were searched for relevant reports. Quantitative analysis was carried out to evaluate the efficiency of topical… CONTINUE READING
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