Strontium-89

Known as: Strontium Sr-89, strontium (89Sr) chloride, strontium 89 
A radioisotope of strontium, a heavy metal found naturally as a non-radioactive element. With a half-life of 50 days, strontium-89 is a beta emitter… (More)
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1955-2016
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2005
2005
PURPOSE Clinicians may have reservations about using strontium-89 for the treatment of bone metastases because of concerns that… (More)
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2001
2001
93 patients with hormone refractory metastatic prostate cancer were entered on a prospective study to measure reduction in pain… (More)
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1994
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1994
From 1988 to 1991, 284 patients with prostatic cancer and painful bone metastases were treated with either radiotherapy or… (More)
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1993
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1993
PURPOSE A large proportion of the practice of radiotherapy in the management of metastatic adenocarcinoma of the prostate is… (More)
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1991
1991
In a multi-centre study strontium-89 was shown to be effective in relieving bone pain from prostatic carcinoma in patients who… (More)
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1991
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1991
The palliative efficacy of strontium-89 chloride has been evaluated in a prospective double-blind crossover study comparing it… (More)
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1988
1988
We report measurements of absorbed dose to vertebral metastases in ten patients referred for 89Sr therapy for disseminated… (More)
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1987
1987
We have utilized 89Sr as palliative treatment for bone pain secondary to metastatic cancer in the skeleton of over 200 patients… (More)
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1985
1985
A Phase I and II study has been conducted of the safety and efficacy of 89Sr (injected i.v. as the chloride) to alleviate bone… (More)
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1982
1982
The capacity of resident peritoneal macrophages and alveolar macrophages for self-renewal was studied in CD-1 mice depleted of… (More)
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