Students of the cancer problem have been observing with interest the reports emanating from Liverpool concerning the value of lead preparations in the treatment of inoperable cancer. At a recent meeting of the British Medical Association, a full summary of the results to date was presented.1 The clinical survey indicates that there is promise of therapeutic benefit in a few selected cases of otherwise hopeless cancer.
The Lead Treatment of Cancer. JAMA. 2015;313(20):2084. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.11772