N pts Gender Age range Mean age±SD Underlying disease BP type
M F
33 14 (42%) 19 (58%) 54-84 71±6 Breast 13(39%)
Prost     8 (24%)
MM      5 (15%)
Lung     5 (15%)
Colon    2 (6%)
ZA 30
(91%) PA 3
(9%)
Table 2: Characteristics of the patients group enrolled in the present study. N pts number of patients, M male, F female, SD standard deviation, BP bisphosphonate, Breast breast cancer, Prost prostate cancer, MM multiple myeloma, Lung lung cancer, Colon colon cancer.