Effect of imaging and catheter characteristics on clinical outcome for patients in the PRECISE study

@inproceedings{Mueller2010EffectOI,
  title={Effect of imaging and catheter characteristics on clinical outcome for patients in the PRECISE study},
  author={Sabine Mueller and Mei-Yin C Polley and Benjamin J Lee and Sandeep M Kunwar and Christoph Pedain and Eva Wembacher-Schroeder and Stephan Mittermeyer and Manfred Westphal and John H. Sampson and Michael A. Vogelbaum and David Croteau and Susan M. Chang},
  booktitle={Journal of Neuro-Oncology},
  year={2010}
}
The PRECISE study used convection enhanced delivery (CED) to infuse IL13-PE38QQR in patients with recurrent glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) and compared survival to Gliadel Wafers (GW). The objectives of this retrospective evaluation were to assess: (1) catheter positioning in relation to imaging features and (2) to examine the potential impact of catheter positioning, overall catheter placement and imaging features on long term clinical outcome in the PRECISE study. Catheter positioning and… CONTINUE READING