Study: Radiotherapy helps older patients with metastasized cancer

04/23/2013 | MedWire News (U.K.)

Radiotherapy improves quality of life for elderly patients whose cancer has spread to bone, researchers reported at an oncology and radiotherapy conference. Study author Paulien Westhoff of the University Medical Centre Utrecht in the Netherlands said the benefits of radiotherapy for treating bone pain were known, but the specific effects in the elderly were not previously understood.

View Full Article in:

MedWire News (U.K.)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Financial Officer
Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
Southfield, MI
Senior Vice-President Managed Care Mid-Atlantic Region
Mercy Health System
Conshohocken, PA
Associate Chief Financial Officer
Commonwealth Care Alliance
Boston, MA
Assistant General Counsel, Regulatorya
Cardinal Health
Waukegan, IL
Chief Operating Officer
Health Plan of San Joaquin
French Camp , CA