Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

Cryotherapy May Prevent Symptoms of Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

Cryotherapy May Prevent Symptoms of Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy

A recent study evaluated the efficacy of cryotherapy for chemo-induced peripheral neuropathy; study participants wore frozen gloves and socks on the dominant side for 90 minutes, including the entire duration of drug infusion.

Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy: Mechanism Identified

Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy: Mechanism Identified

The researchers found that paclitaxel triggers CIPN by altering IP3 receptor phosphorylation and intracellular calcium flux and activating calcium-dependent calpain proteases.

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.

Neurofeedback for Chemotherapy-induced Peripheral Neuropathy

Neurofeedback for Chemotherapy-induced Peripheral Neuropathy

Patients in the neurofeedback group reported significant declines in CIPN symptoms, compared with patients who did not get neurofeedback training.

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