DEGRO guidelines for the radiotherapy of non-malignant disorders

  title={DEGRO guidelines for the radiotherapy of non-malignant disorders},
  author={PD Dr. med. Oliver J. Ott and Marcus Niewald and Hajo-Dirk Weitmann and Ingrid Jacob and Irenaeus Anton Adamietz and Ulrich Schaefer and Ludwig Keilholz and Reinhard Heyd and Ralph Muecke},
  journal={Strahlentherapie und Onkologie},
The purpose of this article is to summarize the updated DEGRO consensus S2e guideline recommendations for the treatment of benign painful degenerative skeletal disorders with low-dose radiotherapy. This overview reports on the role of low-dose radiotherapy in the treatment of enthesiopathies (shoulder syndrome, trochanteric bursitis, plantar fasciitis, and elbow syndrome) and painful arthrosis (knee, hip, hand, and finger joints). The most relevant aspects of the DEGRO S2e Consensus Guideline… CONTINUE READING
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