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Table 2 Distance to RT unit and delays

From: Use of palliative radiotherapy in brain and bone metastases (VARA II study)

  Bone Metastasis Brain Metastasis
Distance (Km)   
 Range 0–365 0– 46
 Mean (95%CI) 36 (27–44) 28 (22–35)
 Median 21 22
Delays (days)   
 Range 0– 50 0–67
 Mean (95%CI) 13 (10–15) 14 (12–17)
 Median 8 10
Delays (%)   
 < 7 days 65% 45%
 >7 days 35% 55%
In-patients (%)   
 No 73% 56%
 Yes 27% 44%