Pre- and post-treatment daily life function in patients with hormone resistant prostate carcinoma treated with radiotherapy for spinal cord compression.


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE To identify prognostic factors and prospectively evaluate daily life function and pain experience in hormone resistant prostate cancer patients with spinal cord compression treated with radiotherapy. PATIENTS AND METHODS Consecutive patients treated at the Norwegian Radium Hospital from May 1996 to October 1999 participated in the… (More)