Hippocampal Avoidance Whole Brain Radiation Therapy is Associated with Preservation of Hippocampal Volume at Six Months : A Case Series

@inproceedings{Hong2017HippocampalAW,
  title={Hippocampal Avoidance Whole Brain Radiation Therapy is Associated with Preservation of Hippocampal Volume at Six Months : A Case Series},
  author={Angela M. Hong and Harry Hallock and Michael J. Valenzuela and Serigne N. L{\^o} and Elizabeth Paton and Diana L. C. Ng and Haryana M Dhillon and Kari Dolven Jacobsen and Claudius Henrich Reisse and Gerald Fogarty},
  year={2017}
}
Background: WBRTMel is a Phase 3 randomised trial comparing immediate whole brain radiation therapy (WBRT) with or without hippocampal avoidance (HA) with observation after local treatment of 1-3 melanoma brain metastasis. We examined a series of patients from this trial to determine effect of radiation therapy on the whole brain and hippocampal volume… CONTINUE READING