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Table 2 Effect of the regional cooling on the prescription of the PN therapeutic drug and PTX doses reduction due to PN

From: The effectiveness of regional cooling for paclitaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy

Cycle Control group (n = 142) Regional cooling group (n = 40) p-value
Prescription of the PN therapeutic drug※ 52 (36.6 %) 11 (27.5 %) P = 0.378
PTX doses reduction due to PN 5 (3.5 %) 2 (5.0 %) P = 0.645
  1. PN Peripheral neuropathy. The p value indicated hazard ratio of the chi-square test
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