Management of Brain Metastases: Surgery, Radiation, or Both? Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms

abstract

  • A significant number of cancer patients will develop intracranial metastases. In general, treatment of these lesions uses a combination of surgery and radiation. However, over the past several decades the specifics of this treatment paradigm have evolved significantly. This article describes the current standard of care with respect to intracranial metastases, highlighting the latest therapeutic developments.

publication date

  • August 2012

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.hoc.2012.04.008

PubMed ID

  • 22794291

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 933

end page

  • 47

volume

  • 26

number

  • 4