Cabozantinib improves progression-free survival in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma, according to an ongoing clinical trial.
Fewer Palliative Radiotherapy Treatments for Bone Metastases Shorten Hospital Stays Without Sacrificing Pain Relief
Fewer radiation treatments for bone metastases in patients with stage IV or incurable cancer can improve patient care while reducing the length of hospital stay.
Physicians treating recurrent lung cancer may want to consider adding computer tomography (CT) scans of the chest to their treatment regimens, according to a new study.
Implementing a clinical pathway to standardize care for cancer patients experiencing bone metastases may help change physician behavior and reduce the number of painful radiation therapies used in treatment, according to an abstract presented at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) in San Antonio, TX.
The 2015 NASP Annual Meeting & Expo, held in National Harbor, MD, presented a program on an array of topics.