Current standards in the management of cerebral metastases

Pablo Goetz, Julius Ebinu, David Roberge, Gelareh Zadeh

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Abstract

The last 30 years have seen major changes in attitude toward patients with cerebral metastases. This paper aims to outline the major landmarks in this transition and the therapeutic strategies currently used. The controversies surrounding control of brain disease are discussed, and two emerging management trends are reviewed: tumor bed radiosurgery and salvage radiation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number493426
JournalInternational Journal of Surgical Oncology
Volume2012
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 18 2012
Externally publishedYes

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Radiosurgery
Brain Diseases
Radiation
Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasms
Therapeutics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Oncology

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Current standards in the management of cerebral metastases. / Goetz, Pablo; Ebinu, Julius; Roberge, David; Zadeh, Gelareh.

In: International Journal of Surgical Oncology, Vol. 2012, 493426, 18.09.2012.

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