Patterns of failure using a conformal radiation therapy tumor bed boost for medulloblastoma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Radiotherapy, Conformal

abstract

  • Conformal treatment to the tumor bed allows for significant sparing of critical structures. The posterior fossa failure rate in this series is similar to that reported when the entire posterior fossa is treated. This approach should be investigated further in a phase III trial.

publication date

  • August 15, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2003.11.140

PubMed ID

  • 12915597

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3079

end page

  • 83

volume

  • 21

number

  • 16