Retrospective analysis of the effects of steroid therapy and antidiabetic medication on survival in diabetic glioblastoma patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Glioblastoma
  • Hypoglycemic Agents
  • Steroids

abstract

  • The prevalence of DM2 among GBMs is similar to that of the general population. A more aggressive approach to steroid tapering and the choice of antidiabetic drug may improve survival within this patient population.

publication date

  • May 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2217/cns.13.12

PubMed ID

  • 25054464

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 237

end page

  • 46

volume

  • 2

number

  • 3