This article is a summary of the revised Dutch multidisciplinary evidence-based guideline ‘Spinal metastases’ (English translation available at: that was published at the end of 2015. This summary provides an easy-to-use overview for physicians to use in their daily practice.

Diagnostics, Guideline, Metastatic epidural spinal cord compression, Spinal metastasis, Treatment,
European Journal of Cancer
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