Low dose radiation therapy for COVID-19 pneumonia: is there any supportive evidence?

Sisko Salomaa, Elisabeth Cardis, Simon D. Bouffler, Michael J. Atkinson, Nobuyuki Hamada*

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18 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1224-1227
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Radiation Biology
Volume96
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Oct 2020

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
The authors thank Drs Mark P. Little (NCI, USA) and D?rthe Schaue (UCLA, USA) for helpful discussion. ISGlobal acknowledges support from the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities through the ?Centro de Excelencia Severo Ochoa 2019-2023? Program (CEX2018-000806-S), and support from the Generalitat de Catalunya through the CERCA Program.

Funding Information:
The authors thank Drs Mark P. Little (NCI, USA) and Dörthe Schaue (UCLA, USA) for helpful discussion. ISGlobal acknowledges support from the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities through the ‘Centro de Excelencia Severo Ochoa 2019-2023’ Program (CEX2018-000806-S), and support from the Generalitat de Catalunya through the CERCA Program.

Keywords

  • COVID-19
  • circulatory disease
  • low dose radiation therapy
  • lung cancer
  • pneumonia

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