Phase II trial of radiosurgery for one to three newly diagnosed brain metastases from renal cell carcinoma, melanoma, and sarcoma: An eastern cooperative oncology group study (E 6397) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Radiosurgery

abstract

  • Intracranial failure rates without WBRT were 25.8% and 48.3% at 3 and 6 months, respectively. Delaying WBRT may be appropriate for some subgroups of patients with radioresistant tumors, but routine avoidance of WBRT should be approached judiciously.

publication date

  • December 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2005.01.8747

PubMed ID

  • 16314647

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 8870

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 23

number

  • 34