Innovative program for palliative radiotherapy in Australia.

Abstract

Radiotherapy plays a significant role in the palliation of symptoms in patients with cancer. It can improve symptoms from bone metastases, spinal cord compression, superior vena cava obstruction and cerebral metastases. Long waiting lists and inconvenient access prolong suffering and may even discourage patients from utilising this service. With this in… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1754-9485.2010.02141.x

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@article{Holt2010InnovativePF, title={Innovative program for palliative radiotherapy in Australia.}, author={Teddy R. Holt and Vivian Yau}, journal={Journal of medical imaging and radiation oncology}, year={2010}, volume={54 1}, pages={76-81} }