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Depression and postoperative complications: an overview.

BMC Surg. 2016 Feb 2;16:5. doi: 10.1186/s12893-016-0120-y. Depression and postoperative complications: an overview. Ghoneim MM1, O’Hara MW2. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: The interaction of depression and anesthesia and surgery may result in significant increases in morbidity and mortality of patients. Major depressive disorder is a frequent complication of surgery,… Read More ›

Depressive spectrum disorders in cancer: prevalence, risk factors and screening for depression: a critical review.

Acta Oncol. 2017 Feb;56(2):146-155. doi: 10.1080/0284186X.2016.1266090. Epub 2017 Jan 31. Depressive spectrum disorders in cancer: prevalence, risk factors and screening for depression: a critical review. Caruso R1,2, Nanni MG1,2, Riba M3,4, Sabato S1, Mitchell AJ5, Croce E1, Grassi L1,2. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Although depression and mood-related disorders are common in persons… Read More ›

Stereotactic radiosurgery versus whole-brain radiotherapy after intracranial metastasis resection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Radiat Oncol. 2017 Jun 24;12(1):106. doi: 10.1186/s13014-017-0840-x. Stereotactic radiosurgery versus whole-brain radiotherapy after intracranial metastasis resection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lamba N1,2, Muskens IS1,3, DiRisio AC1, Meijer L3, Briceno V4, Edrees H4, Aslam B4, Minhas S4, Verhoeff JJC5, Kleynen CE5, Smith TR1, Mekary RA1,4, Broekman ML6,7. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: In patients with one to three brain metastases who… Read More ›

Surgical resection of incidental diffuse gliomas involving eloquent brain areas. Rationale, functional, epileptological and oncological outcomes.

Neurochirurgie. 2017 Feb 1. pii: S0028-3770(16)30127-8. doi: 10.1016/j.neuchi.2016.08.007. [Epub ahead of print] Surgical resection of incidental diffuse gliomas involving eloquent brain areas. Rationale, functional, epileptological and oncological outcomes. Lima GL1, Dezamis E2, Corns R3, Rigaux-Viode O2, Moritz-Gasser S4, Roux A2,… Read More ›