Gamma knife for glioma: selection factors and survival.


PURPOSE To determine factors associated with survival differences in patients treated with radiosurgery for glioma. METHODS AND MATERIALS We analyzed 189 patients treated with Gamma Knife radiosurgery for primary or recurrent glioma World Health Organization (WHO) Grades 1-4. RESULTS CONCLUSION The median minimum tumor dose was 16 Gy (8-30 Gy) and… (More)


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@article{Larson1996GammaKF, title={Gamma knife for glioma: selection factors and survival.}, author={Derek Larson and Phillip Gutin and Michael F McDermott and Kathleen R. Lamborn and P. K. Sneed and William M. Wara and Jason Flickinger and Douglas Kondziolka and L. Dade Lunsford and W. Robert Hudgins and G. M. Friehs and Klaus Haselsberger and Kupzog Thomas Leber and Gunther G Pendl and S. S. Chung and Robert J Coffey and R. P. Dinapoli and Eric Shaw and S. J. Vermeulen and R. F. Young and Masafumi Hirato and Hirochika Inoue and Chihiro Ohye and Tomoko Shibazaki}, journal={International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics}, year={1996}, volume={36 5}, pages={1045-53} }