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A dental approach toward interprofessional management, treatment planning and rehabilitation of diagnosed individuals undergoing cancer therapies is essential. Literature review focuses on presurgery oral hygiene instructions, pre-radiography/chemotherapy dental clearance, complications and management during radiotherapy/chemotherapy; post-radiotherapy/ chemotherapy oral healthcare; and adjunctive measures.


© 2018 New York State Dental Journal

Originally published in NYSDJ, April 2018; archived here with permission.

Authors Gupta, Daftary, Baugh, Tran, and Cataldo were UNE College of Dental Medicine students when this article was written.



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