Effects of radiotherapy on cognitive function in patients with low-grade glioma measured by the folstein mini-mental state examination.

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PURPOSE To assess the neurocognitive effects of cranial radiotherapy on patients with low-grade gliomas, we analyzed cognitive performance data collected in a prospective, intergroup clinical trial. METHODS Patients included 203 adults with supratentorial low-grade gliomas randomly assigned to a lower dose (50.4 Gy in 28 fractions) or a higher dose (64.8… (More)

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