Criteria for Palliation of Bone Metastases Clinical Applications
IAEA TECDOC Series No.  1549
Bone metastases are one of the complications that may arise for cancer patients. Although the management of patients with metastatic bone pain must be a multidisciplinary approach, which includes aspects such as analgesia and hormone treatment, the focus of this publication is irradiation for patients with metastatic bone pain. This publication is a guide for specialists in clinical oncology and should help to improve the clinical management of metastatic bone pain patients treated with radiotherapy and radionuclide therapy.
IAEA-TECDOC-1549, 2007, ISBN 92-0-104507-7, English. 15.00 Euro. Date of Issue: 2007-05-25. Full Text, (File Size: 846 KB).
Subject Classification: 0101 - Nuclear medicine (including radiopharmaceuticals).

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