Physicians Don’t Always Recognize Patients’ Radiation Therapy Side Effects

December 9, 2020

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Presented by Health Lab

A new study found that physicians did not recognize side effects from radiation therapy in more than half of breast cancer patients who reported a significant symptom. Patients filled out standard symptom reporting tools for four common side effects while physicians assessed their symptoms using a standardized tool.

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