Table 1

Patient characteristics

Number of patients26
Median age (years)70 (range 57–85)
Performance status (Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group)
 06
 119
 21
Previous cytotoxic therapy5 (19%)
Previous palliative radiation9 (35%)
Sites of disease
 Bone21 (81%)
 Lymph nodes11 (42%)
 Lung2 (8%)
 Liver2 (8%)