Neurosurg Focus. 2018 Feb;44(2):E10. doi: 10.3171/2017.11.FOCUS17620. A review of potential applications of MR-guided focused ultrasound for targeting brain tumor therapy. Lamsam L1, Johnson E1, Connolly ID1, Wintermark M2, Hayden Gephart M1. Author information Abstract Magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) has been used extensively to ablate… Read More ›
Brain Tumor Articles
Frequency and treatment of hydrocephalus prior to and after posterior fossa tumor surgery in adult patients.
Frequency and treatment of hydrocephalus prior to and after posterior fossa tumor surgery in adult patients. Marx S1, Reinfelder M2, Matthes M2, Schroeder HWS2, Baldauf J2. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: There is paucity of information about the frequency of hydrocephalus prior to and after posterior fossa tumor surgery… Read More ›
Cancer. 2017 Nov 15;123(22):4314-4324. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30965. Epub 2017 Sep 26. Diagnosis and management of primary central nervous system lymphoma. Han CH1,2, Batchelor TT1,3. Author information Abstract Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) is a rare and aggressive extranodal non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) that is confined to the brain, eyes,… Read More ›
Two-year experience of multi-disciplinary team (MDT) outcomes for brain metastases in a tertiary neuro-oncology centre.
Two-year experience of multi-disciplinary team (MDT) outcomes for brain metastases in a tertiary neuro-oncology centre. Loh D1, Hogg F1, Edwards P1, MacColl J1, Brogna C1, Bhangoo R1, Ashkan K1, Vergani F1. Author information Br J Neurosurg. 2017 Aug 24:1-8. doi: 10.1080/02688697.2017.1368449. [Epub ahead of print Abstract Brain metastases… Read More ›
Brain Tumor Res Treat. 2017 Oct;5(2):70-76. doi: 10.14791/btrt.2017.5.2.70. Epub 2017 Oct 31. Ependymomas: Prognostic Factors and Outcome Analysis in a Retrospective Series of 33 Patients. Chai YH1, Jung S1, Lee JK1, Kim IY1, Jang WY1, Moon KS1, Kim JH1, Lee KH2, Kim SK3, Jung TY1. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: The purpose of this… Read More ›
End of life care for glioblastoma patients at a large academic cancer center. Kuchinad KE, et al. J Neurooncol. 2017. Show full citation Abstract Glioblastoma (GBM) is a universally fatal disease, complicated by significant cognitive and physical disabilities, inherent to… Read More ›
PD-L1 staining in patients’ samples may be prognostic of survival in glioblastoma Date: 08 Sep 2017 Topic: Central nervous system malignancies / Pathology/Molecular biology The intratumoural staining pattern of PD-L1 and the intensity of PD-1 staining in tumour infiltrating lymphocytes… Read More ›