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2017 ASCO Annual Meeting /
Single radiation treatment can sufficiently relieve spinal cord compression symptoms

2nd - 6th Jun 2017

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Published: 02.06.17
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Prof Peter Hoskin - Mount Vernon Cancer Centre, Northwood, United Kingdom

Prof. Hoskin presents, at a press conference at ASCO 2017, findings from a phase III clinical trial showing that a single radiation treatment is as effective as a full week of radiation.

Prof. Hoskin emphasised that early recognition and prompt treatment of spinal cord compression symptoms are critical to achieve best results with radiation therapy.

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Founding partners

European Cancer Organisation European Institute of Oncology

Founding Charities

Foundazione Umberto Veronesi Fondazione IEO Swiss Bridge

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ecancer Global Foundation