A validated score estimating ambulatory status following radiotherapy of elderly patients for metastatic spinal cord compression – Springer

Patients achieving 19-25 points had very poor functional outcomes and survival, and may receive single-fraction RT for pain relief. Selected patients with 26-34 points may benefit from additional surgery. Patients achieving ≥35 points achieved favorable results after RT alone.

via A validated score estimating ambulatory status following radiotherapy of elderly patients for metastatic spinal cord compression – Springer.

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