Radiotherapy fractionation for the palliation of uncomplicated painful bone metastases – an evidence-based practice guideline

@article{Wu2004RadiotherapyFF,
  title={Radiotherapy fractionation for the palliation of uncomplicated painful bone metastases – an evidence-based practice guideline},
  author={Jackson Sai-Yiu Wu and Rebecca K. S. Wong and Nancy S. Lloyd and Marilyn Johnston and Andrea Bezjak and T. Whelan},
  journal={BMC Cancer},
  year={2004},
  volume={4},
  pages={71 - 71}
}
This practice guideline was developed to provide recommendations to clinicians in Ontario on the preferred standard radiotherapy fractionation schedule for the treatment of painful bone metastases. A systematic review and meta-analysis was performed and published elsewhere. The Supportive Care Guidelines Group, a multidisciplinary guideline development panel, formulated clinical recommendations based on their interpretation of the evidence. In addition to evidence from clinical trials, the… CONTINUE READING
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