This month in the ECCO website, the clinical case of the month reports on the use of metronomics for the palliative treatment of a child with bone metastasis of a medulloblastoma. The case is written by S. Wilne and al. from the Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, United Kingdom. The metronomics treatment was based on oral etoposide for a year and ridresonate. After two years, the patient remains asymptomatic on risedronate monotherapy hilighting the potential interest of for metronomics for this kind of patients. A little while ago, the Tata Memorial Team in Mumbay team reported in the JPHO favourable results in a patient with bones metastatic relaspe that was succesfully salvage with metronomic chemotherapy and biphosphonate therapy.
The whole case rport is availbe freely on the website here