Hypofractionated stereotactic re-irradiation: treatment option in recurrent malignant glioma

  title={Hypofractionated stereotactic re-irradiation: treatment option in recurrent malignant glioma},
  author={Dirk Vordermark and Oliver K{\"o}lbl and Klemens Ruprecht and Giles H. Vince and Klaus Bratengeier and Michael Flentje},
  journal={BMC Cancer},
  pages={55 - 55}
Hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (HFSRT) is one salvage treatment option in previously irradiated patients with recurrent malignant glioma. We analyzed the results of HFSRT and prognostic factors in a single-institution series. Between 1997 and 2003, 19 patients with recurrent malignant glioma (14 glioblastoma on most recent histology, 5 anaplastic astrocytoma) were treated with HFSRT. The median interval from post-operative radiotherapy to HFSRT was 19 (range 3–116) months, the… CONTINUE READING
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