Clinical Outcomes of Large Brain Metastases Treated With Neurosurgical Resection and Intraoperative Cesium-131 Brachytherapy: Results of a Prospective Trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brachytherapy
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Cesium Radioisotopes

abstract

  • Intraoperative (131)Cs brachytherapy is a promising and effective therapy for large brain metastases requiring neurosurgical intervention, which can offer improved local control and lower rates of RN compared with stereotactic radiosurgery to the resection cavity.

publication date

  • August 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2017.03.044

PubMed ID

  • 28721889

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1059

end page

  • 1068

volume

  • 98

number

  • 5