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Non-pharmacological treatment for neuropathic pain in children with cancer

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dc.contributor.author Casanova García, C.
dc.contributor.author Lerma Lara, Sergio
dc.contributor.author Pérez Ruiz, Margarita
dc.contributor.author Ruano Domínguez, D.
dc.contributor.author Santana Sosa, Elena
dc.date.accessioned 2016-10-28T09:56:38Z
dc.date.available 2016-10-28T09:56:38Z
dc.date.issued 2015
dc.identifier.citation Casanova-García, C., Lerma Lara, S., Pérez Ruiz, M., Ruano Domínguez, D., & Santana Sosa, E. (2015). Non-pharmacological treatment for neuropathic pain in children with cancer. Medical hypotheses, 85(6), 791-797. DOI: 10.1016/j.mehy.2015.10.007 spa
dc.identifier.issn 03069877
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11268/5912
dc.description.abstract Neuropathic pain (NP) associated with childhood cancer is currently a difficult problem to control. It is treated with drugs that not only fail to provide the expected improvements, but which also have side effects. Therefore, the main aim of this pilot study is to assess whether non-pharmacological treatments, Graded Motor Imagery (GMI) and Neural Mobilization (NM), have a positive effect on this pain, thus improving the associated comorbid factors and, consequently, the quality of life of the children. In an n = 6, the results after 4 weeks of treatment show a 10-point improvement in the pain threshold and a 3.1-point improvement in the perception of pain. spa
dc.description.sponsorship Mutua Madrileña spa
dc.language.iso eng spa
dc.title Non-pharmacological treatment for neuropathic pain in children with cancer spa
dc.type article spa
dc.description.impact 1.136 JCR (2015) Q4, 100/124 Medicine, research & experimental spa
dc.identifier.doi 10.1016/j.mehy.2015.10.007
dc.rights.accessRights openAccess spa
dc.subject.uem Cáncer en niños spa
dc.subject.uem Dolor oncológico spa
dc.subject.unesco Cáncer spa
dc.subject.unesco Niño spa
dc.description.filiation UEM spa
dc.peerreviewed Si spa


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