All publications of “Patrícia Cláudia Modesto”

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Impact of late radiation effects on cancer survivor children: an integrative review

Cibeli Fernandes Coura, Patrícia Cláudia Modesto

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015RW3102

We aimed to identify the late effects of radiation exposure in pediatric cancer survivors. An integrated literature review was performed in the databases MEDLINE and LILACS and SciELO. Included were articles in Portuguese and English, published over the past 10 years, using the following keywords: “neoplasias/neoplasms” AND “radioterapia/radiotherapy” AND “radiação/radiation”. After analysis, 14 articles – published in nine well-known journals – met the inclusion criteria. The publications were divided into two categories: “Late endocrine effects” and “Late non-endocrine effects”. Considering […]