'Recurrent' glioblastoma multiforme, when should we reoperate?


The surgical management of recurrent glioblastoma multiforme is controversial. Recent publications suggest that re-operation provides 3-5 months median survival, without significant increases in morbidity or mortality. Age (< or =50 years, although older patients may also benefit) and performance status (Karnofsky performance score > or =60-70) are the most… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/02688690802182256