Subcutaneous clodronate: A study evaluating efficacy in hypercalcemia of malignancy and local toxicity Journal Articles uri icon

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  • The logistics of administering intravenous bisphosphonates may be problematic in the care of advanced cancer patients, especially in the home setting. Hypodermoclysis is a convenient method of administering fluid via subcutaneous infusion, presently used in the domiciliary setting. Results of the administration of clodronate via this route are reported.


  • Walker, P
  • Watanabe, S
  • Lawlor, P
  • Hanson, J
  • Pereira, Jose
  • Bruera, E

publication date

  • August 1997