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    • A prospective study examining cachexia predictors in patients with incurable cancer 

      Vagnildhaug, Ola Magne; Brunelli, Cinzia; Hjermstad, Marianne J.; Strasser, Florian; Baracos, Vickie; Wilcock, Andrew; Nabal Vicuña, Maria; Kaasa, Stein; Laird, Barry; Solheim, Tora S. (BioMed Central, 2019)
      Background: Early intervention against cachexia necessitates a predictive model. The aims of this study were to identify predictors of cachexia development and to create and evaluate accuracy of a predictive model based ...
    • The Palliative Radiotherapy and Inflammation Study (PRAIS) - protocol for a longitudinal observational multicenter study on patients with cancer induced bone pain 

      Habberstad, Ragnhild; Salvesen Frøseth, Trude Camilla; Aass, Nina; Abramova, Tatiana; Baas, Theo; Tessem Mørkeset, Siri; Caraceni, Augusto; Laird, Barry; Boland, Jason W.; Rossi, Romina; Garcia-Alonso, Elena; Stensheim, Hanne; Håvard Loge, Jon; Hjermstad, Marianne J.; Bjerkeset, Ellen; Bye, Asta; Lund, Jo-Åsmund; Solheim, Tora S.; Vagnildhaug, Ola Magne; Brunelli, Cinzia; Damås, Jan Kristian; Mollnes, Tom Eirik; Kaasa, Stein; Klepstad, Pål (BioMed Central, 2018)
      Background: Radiation therapy (RT) results in pain relief for about 6 of 10 patients with cancer induced bone pain (CIBP) caused by bone metastases. The high number of non-responders, the long median time from RT to pain ...