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Integrative Medicine in Interventional Oncology: A Virtuous Alliance

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Department of Interventional Radiology and Oncology, Tenon Hospital, Sorbonne University, 4 rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
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Saint Antoine Hospital, Sorbonne University, 184 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
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Department of Medical Oncology, Tenon Hospital, Sorbonne University, 4 rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
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Department of Pneumology, Tenon Hospital, Sorbonne University, 4 rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France
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Medicina 2020, 56(1), 35; https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina56010035
Received: 23 December 2019 / Revised: 11 January 2020 / Accepted: 13 January 2020 / Published: 17 January 2020
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Interventional Oncology)
This review aimed to identify the potential role of integrative medicine in interventional oncology. The music therapy; stress management techniques; guided imagery, including virtual reality; clinical hypnosis; and digital sedation may all be efficient on anxiety and pain during procedures performed in interventional oncology. Beyond pharmacological sedation, the implementation of integrative medicine to interventional oncology may, therefore, improve the support and care of cancer patients, which may further create a virtuous alliance. View Full-Text
Keywords: cancer; clinical hypnosis; in which cancer patients can receive integrative medicine; interventional oncology; virtual reality cancer; clinical hypnosis; in which cancer patients can receive integrative medicine; interventional oncology; virtual reality
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Cornelis, F.H.; Najdawi, M.; Ben Ammar, M.; Nouri-Neuville, M.; Lombart, B.; Lotz, J.-P.; Cadranel, J.; Barral, M. Integrative Medicine in Interventional Oncology: A Virtuous Alliance. Medicina 2020, 56, 35.

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