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Table 4 Clinical (pain/neurological) outcome of all treatment sessions

From: Spinal radiosurgery - efficacy and safety after prior conventional radiotherapy

Outcome parameter Value
Total No. of treatment sessions 60
Pain  
   VAS Score median pre-RS (n = 60) 2
   VAS Score median post-RS (n = 60) 0
   p-value pre-/post-RS (n = 60) 0.07
   Patients without initial pain pre-RS 26
VAS Score median pre-RS 0
   Patients with pain pre-RS 32
VAS Score median pre-RS 6
VAS Score median post-RS 4
p-value pre-/post-RS 0.0056
Sensory deficit  
   No. of patients pre-RS 12
   Sensory deficit post-RS  
   Better 1
   Same 9
   Worse 2
Motor deficit  
   No. of patients pre-RS 14
   Motor deficit post-RS  
   Better 1
   Same 8
   Worse 5