Henna Application in the Prevention of Capecitabine-Induced Hand-Foot Syndrome in Breast and Colorectal Cancer Patients


KAYIKÇI E. E. , Can G., Sen F., Saip P.

FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE JOURNAL OF NURSING, vol.28, no.3, pp.299-311, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/fnjn.2020.19097
  • Title of Journal : FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE JOURNAL OF NURSING
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-311
  • Keywords: Cancer, capecitabine, henna, hand-foot syndrome, PALMAR-PLANTAR ERYTHRODYSESTHESIA, CLINICAL-TRIAL, TOPICAL HENNA, PYRIDOXINE, EFFICACY, STRATEGIES, CELECOXIB, TOXICITY

Abstract

AIM: This study investigates the prophylactic effect of henna on the occurrence of hand-foot syndrome (HFS) in patients receiving capecitabine for breast and colorectal cancer.