In the study, 70 patients with head and neck cancer treated with IMRT using the Eclipse Planning System, Varian Medical Systems and chemotherapy, the patients were treated from April 2002 to September 2004 and were for grade of oral mucositis or?. Inflammation, to the volume of IMRT dose is based evaluation oral mucositis not only causes pain, but also language, ability to eat or drink and oral medications are effective in patients with severe cases may require tube feeding.
Where can medical staff, patients and the public discuss the latest medical news headlines, or anything related to our 115 specific medical areas, from ADHD, diabetes, women’s health.. Data showed of side effects or of side effects or the class of oral mucositis, is administered directly with the volume of the radiation dose to the oral cavity correlates, and the researchers defined the ideal dose volume of IMRT in the occurrence of acute oral mucositis was reduced.
Co-authors of the study include Jeffrey Shogun, MD, Ajay Bhatnagar, MD, Ryan Smith, MD; Regiane Andrade, MD, Gregory Ross, MBA and Chyongchiou J. All with the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Mark Sontag, and Ron Lalonde, with D3 Advanced Treatment Planning in Pittsburgh.
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