The Impact of Radiodermatitis on Breast Cancer Patients' Quality of Life During Radiotherapy: A Prospective Cohort Study.

Author

Yara Cristina de Paiva Maia

Affiliation

Graduate Program in Health Science, Medical School, Federal University of Uberlandia, Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

In the oncology field, quality of life (QoL) is recognized as an essential component. However, few studies have evaluated radiotherapy (RT) and its adverse events, specifically radiodermatitis.

Keywords

Breast neoplasms,dermatitis,quality of life,radiotherapy,