Evidence Based Recommendations for the Assessment and Management of Radiation-Induced Skin Toxicities in Breast Cancer: Part 4. Management of Acute Radiation-Induced Skin Toxicities

This clinical practice guideline if part of a series of guidelines for adults with breast cancer who are experiencing radiation-induced skin toxicities. The guideline focuses on the clinical assessment and management of these patients. Outcomes of interest include improved care delivery and quality of life, enhanced treatment compliance, as well as minimized patient burden regarding dressings (i.e. cost, frequency/difficulty of dressing changes).