Patient reported data indicates that single fraction radiotherapy is as effective as multiple fraction radiotherapy for patients with bone metastases

A prospective study that compared patient-reported outcomes of a broad set of cancer patients with bone metastases demonstrates that single fraction radiation therapy is equally as effective as multiple fraction radiation therapy when pain, function and quality of life are considered, according to research presented at the American Society for Radiation Oncology’s (ASTRO’s) 56th Annual Meeting.

Market Wired