Availability of Single-Fraction Palliative Radiotherapy for Cancer Patients Receiving End-of-Life Care within the Veterans Healthcare Administration | Abstract

Conclusions: A majority of radiation oncologists within the VHA offer single-fraction therapy to their patients. These data ensure access to palliative RT is not limited within this health care system by a preference for prolonged treatment courses that may discourage patients and clinicians from seeking this care.

via Availability of Single-Fraction Palliative Radiotherapy for Cancer Patients Receiving End-of-Life Care within the Veterans Healthcare Administration | Abstract.

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