30‐day mortality following palliative radiotherapy

@article{Kain202030dayMF,
  title={30‐day mortality following palliative radiotherapy},
  author={Mollie Kain and Hayley Bennett and Ma Yi and Bridget Robinson and Melissa L James},
  journal={Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology},
  year={2020},
  volume={64}
}
Patients dying a short time after receiving palliative radiation are unlikely to have received benefit and may experience harm. To monitor the potential for avoidable harm, 30‐day mortality following palliative radiation has been recommended for use as a quality indicator and the Royal College of Radiologist have recommended a rate of lower than 20%. At the Canterbury Regional Cancer and Haematology Service in Christchurch, New Zealand (CRCHS), we investigated 30‐day mortality and evaluated the… 

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