Short-course radiotherapy in elderly patients with early stage non-melanoma skin cancer: a phase II study.


AIM To evaluate outcome of an accelerated radiotherapy (RT) regimen in elderly patients with an early stage non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC). METHODS Total RT dose was 30 Gy in 5 Gy fractions in six consecutive days. RESULTS Thirty-one patients were enrolled. Fourteen were aged ≥80 years. Acute skin and observed late toxicity were exclusively of grade 1… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/07357907.2014.998835