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Oral Mucositis

  • Stephen T Sonis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  5. Stephen T. Sonis
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  7. Back Matter

About this book

Introduction

Treatment tolerance is a challenge for most cancer patients, and it is therefore essential that healthcare professionals (HCP) are quick to recognize adverse events and implement management strategies to address them. This pocket book provides an in-depth guide to the epidemiology, diagnosis and management of oral mucositis, a common adverse event of chemotherapy.

Keywords

Chemotherapy Mucositis Oral cavity Radiotherapy Ulceration

Authors and affiliations

  • Stephen T Sonis
    • 1
  1. 1.Brigham and Women's HospitalBostonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-907673-46-7
  • Copyright Information Springer Healthcare 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer Healthcare, Tarporley
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-908517-63-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-907673-46-7
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