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Preventing and Therapeutic Effect of Propolis in Radiotherapy Induced Mucositis of Head and Neck Cancers: A Triple-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Abbas Javadzadeh Bolouri 1 , Atessa Pakfetrat 1 , Arghavan Tonkaboni 2 , * , Seyed Amir Aledavood 3 , Mohsen Fathi Najafi 4 , Zahra Delavarian 5 , Mohammad Taghi Shakeri 6 and Azade Mohtashami 3
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1 Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Cancer Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
4 Department of Veterinary Research and Biotechnology, Razi Vaccine and Serum Research Institute, Mashhad, IR Iran
5 Department of Oral Medicine, Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases Research Center, Faculty of Dentistry, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
6 Department of Community Med and Public Health, Ghaem Hospital, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Cancer Prevention: October 28, 2015, 8 (5); e4019
  • Published Online: October 27, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 7, 2015
  • Accepted: September 22, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijcp-4019

To Cite: Javadzadeh Bolouri A, Pakfetrat A, Tonkaboni A, Aledavood S A, Fathi Najafi M, et al. Preventing and Therapeutic Effect of Propolis in Radiotherapy Induced Mucositis of Head and Neck Cancers: A Triple-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial, Int J Cancer Manag. 2015 ; 8(5):e4019. doi: 10.17795/ijcp-4019.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Method
4. Results
5. Discussion
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