International Journal of Cancer Management

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Efficacy of a Persian Medicine Herbal Compound (Alcea digitata Alef and Malva sylvestris L.) on Prevention of Radiation Induced Acute Mucositis in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer: A Pilot Study

Nasser Rezaeipour 1 , Farhad Jafari 2 , Hossein Rezaeizadeh 3 , Mohsen Nasseri 4 , Mohammad Kamalinejad 5 , Ali Ghobadi 6 , Mansour Shamsipour 7 , Arman Zargaran 8 and Ahmad Ameri 9 , *
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1 Department of Traditional Medicine, School of Medicine, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Health and Social Medicine, School of Medicine, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Traditional Medicine, School of Traditional Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Traditional Medicine Clinical Trial Research Center, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
5 Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Department of Traditional Pharmacy, School of Traditional Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
7 Department of Research Methodology and Data Analysis, Institute for Environmental Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
8 Department of Traditional Pharmacy, School of Traditional Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
9 Department of Radiation Oncology, Imam Hossein Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Cancer Management: September 2017, 10 (9); e8642
  • Published Online: September 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 3, 2017
  • Revised: August 8, 2017
  • Accepted: September 7, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijcm.8642

To Cite: Rezaeipour N, Jafari F, Rezaeizadeh H, Nasseri M, Kamalinejad M, et al. Efficacy of a Persian Medicine Herbal Compound (Alcea digitata Alef and Malva sylvestris L.) on Prevention of Radiation Induced Acute Mucositis in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer: A Pilot Study, Int J Cancer Manag. 2017 ; 10(9):e8642. doi: 10.5812/ijcm.8642.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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