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- Murat, Topbas, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Clinical nutrition 2016 v.35 pp. 436-439
- breast neoplasms; dermatitis; erythema; glutamine; patients; placebos; radiotherapy; tissue repair; toxicity
- ... Radiotherapy is a critical component of breast cancer treatment. Many skin reactions ranging from erythema to moist desquamation and ulceration can be induced by high dose external beam radiotherapy. There is no golden standard for treating radiation dermatitis. Glutamine is an amino acid which improved wound healing through its anabolic effects and improvements in wound matrix formation in burn p ...