Chemotherapy

Neuropathy Associated With Adjuvant Chemotherapy: Characteristics

Neuropathy Associated With Adjuvant Chemotherapy: Characteristics

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Chronic pain following adjuvant chemotherapy with docetaxel or oxaliplatin may be solely account for by pure sensory neuropathy.

Chemo-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Risk Reduced With Multivitamin

Chemo-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy Risk Reduced With Multivitamin

Multivitamin use before diagnosis of breast cancer is associated with reduced risk of symptoms of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy.

Capsaicin 8% Patch Effective on Nondiabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain

Capsaicin 8% Patch Effective on Nondiabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain

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Results from the ASCEND study recently published in BioMed Central Neurology indicate that an 8% capsaicin patch is effective in relieving peripheral neuropathic pain resulting from a wide range of etiologies.

Mindfulness Practice Reduces Chemotherapy-Related Cortisol Blunting

Mindfulness Practice Reduces Chemotherapy-Related Cortisol Blunting

Mindfulness practice during chemotherapy can reduce the blunting of neuroendocrine profiles typically observed in cancer patients.

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