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Retrospective studies suggested a benefit of first-line tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) treatment continuation after response evaluation in solid tumors (RECIST) progression in epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)-mutated non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients. The aim of this multicenter observational retrospective study was to assess the frequency(More)
Image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) combined or not with intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) are new and very useful techniques. However, these new techniques are responsible of irradiation at low dose in large volumes. The control of alignment, realignment of the patient and target positioning in external beam radiotherapy are increasingly performed(More)
In patients who have undergone intracranial procedures, bone gaps or burr holes often result in small but undesirable scalp or skin depressions. The authors designed a burr hole cover for hydrocephalus shunt system or external ventricular drainage, which is shaped to alleviate the deformity of the burr hole by filling the bone defect and allowing the(More)
L’immunothérapie, en particulier les inhibiteurs des points de contrôle de la réponse immunitaire, a montré une efficacité extrêmement intéressante en termes de survie dans les cancers bronchiques non à petites cellules localement avancées ou métastatiques, en seconde ligne, chez des patients PS 0 ou 1 ayant progressé après une première ligne de(More)
Avec près de deux millions de nouveaux cas par an dans le monde, le cancer bronchopulmonaire est la première cause de décès par cancer. Le tabagisme est le facteur de risque le plus important, et depuis plusieurs années, il est discuté de l’opportunité de mettre en place un dépistage organisé du cancer du poumon chez des personnes fumeuses ou anciennes(More)
Central ventriculography was performed by catheterization of the third ventricle or puncture of the anterior horn of the lateral ventricle through the anterior fontanelle. Three different contrast media were compared in 138 cases. Densopax offered the following advantages over Conray and Triyosom 60 MG: Less discomfort to the patient, the procedure may be(More)