Radiotherapy of skeletal metastases.


Radiotherapy plays an important role in treatment of bone metastases. <br /> The mayor problem associated with bone metastases is pain, pathological fractures and a spinal cord compression. Radiotherapy is employed as a palliative treatment, mainly to relieve pain.<br /> 1.Radiotherapy with a single dose of 5-8 Gy/T is an efficient method of pain management… (More)