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What is Radiation Dermatitis?

What is Radiation Dermatitis?

Posted by Amanda Barrell and Reviewed by Cynthia Cobb, APRN on Oct 3rd 2018

Radiation dermatitis is one of the side effects of cancer treatment radiotherapy that people experience most often.Also known as radiodermatitis, it happens when radiation therapy damages the outer la … read more

Radiation Dermatitis Research for Radiation Oncology Nurses

Posted by M.L. King, D. Grunick, E. McDonald, R. Mitchell, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OHIO 3167 on Aug 16th 2017

Implementing Evidence Based Practice in the Prevention of Radiodermatitis in an Outpatient Radiation Oncology Department November 1, 2015 Volume 93, Issue 3, Supplement, Page E467 Authors: M.L. King, … read more
Finding Relief from Radiation Dermatitis

Finding Relief from Radiation Dermatitis

Posted by MD Connect on Apr 13th 2016

Radiation can be an extremely effective treatment for many types of cancer, but in the process of treatment, it can also take a significant toll on skin, causing issues like irritation, itching, … read more

Calendula Cream for Soothing Your Skin

Posted by MD Connect on Mar 2nd 2016

All About Calendula Cream The colorful pot marigold, Calendula officinalis, can provide a soothing balm to rough, dry or irritated skin. The Hungarian calendula is the flower used in My Girls&trad … read more