Vol 6, No 2 (April 2017): Annals of Palliative Medicine

Original Article

Stereotactic body radiation therapy for metastases to the kidney in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: a new treatment paradigm for durable palliation
Vivek Verma, Charles B. Simone II
Prophylaxis of radiation-induced nausea and vomiting: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Wing S. Li, Joanne M. van der Velden, Vithusha Ganesh, Sherlyn Vuong, Srinivas Raman, Marko Popovic, Henry Lam, Kam H. Wong, Roger K. Ngan, J. P. Maarten Burbach, Carlo DeAngelis, Rachel McDonald, Edward Chow
Initial single center experience: radiofrequency ablation assisted vertebroplasty and osteoplasty using a bipolar device in the palliation of bone metastases
Elizabeth David, Sagi Kaduri, Albert Yee, Edward Chow, Arjun Sahgal, Stephanie Chan, Ramez Hanna
Efficacy of single fraction conventional radiation therapy for painful uncomplicated bone metastases: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Ronald Chow, Peter Hoskin, Drew Hollenberg, Michael Lam, Kristopher Dennis, Stephen Lutz, Henry Lam, Aruz Mesci, Carlo DeAngelis, Stephanie Chan, Edward Chow
Patient versus health care provider perspectives on spirituality and spiritual care: the potential to miss the moment
Debbie Selby, Dori Seccaraccia, Jim Huth, Kristin Kurppa, Margaret Fitch
Assessment of palliative care services in western Kenya
Hijab Zubairi, Priyanka Tulshian, Sarah Villegas, Brett D. Nelson, Kennedy Ouma, Thomas F. Burke
Langerhans cell histiocytosis of skull: a retrospective study of 18 cases
Xiang-Heng Zhang, Ji Zhang, Zheng-He Chen, Ke Sai, Yin-Sheng Chen, Jian Wang, Chao Ke, Chen-Chen Guo, Zhong-Ping Chen, Yong-Gao Mou

Review Article on Palliative Radiotherapy

Palliative radiotherapy for skin malignancies
Winston Vuong, Jessica Lin, Randy L. Wei