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Different infusion durations for preventing platinum-induced hearing loss in children with cancer.

by on July 11, 2018

Source: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

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Date of publication: July, 2018

Publication type: Systematic Review

In a nutshell: This review aims to assess the effects of different duration of platinum infusion to prevent hearing loss or tinnitus, or both, in children with cancer and to assess possible effects of these infusion duration on: a) anti-tumour efficacy of platinum-based therapy, b) adverse effects other than hearing loss or tinnitus, and c) quality of life.

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