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Prostate Cancer treatment details. Radiation. Academic Hospital, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Survival: 7.2 months
Toxicity Grade: 4
Treatments: Radiation
Country: Netherlands
City/State/Province: Nijmegen
Hospital: Academic Hospital
Journal: Link
Date: 11/2003

Patients: This Phase III study involved a total of 203 patients. Patients were divided into two groups: Group 1 with 101 patients and Group 2 with 102 patients. Median PSA for patients in Group 1 was 125.6.

Treatment: Patients in Group 1 were administered strontium89, a radionuclide.

Toxicity: Grade 3-4 toxicities in Group 1 included nausea/vomiting and thrombocytopenia (grade 3).

Results: Overall median survival for patients in Group 1 was 7.2 months.

Correspondence: G.O.N. Oosterhof, MD

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