Predictors of quality of life and survival following Gamma Knife surgery for lung cancer brain metastases: a prospective study.


OBJECTIVE Lung cancer (LC) patients who develop brain metastases (BMs) have a poor prognosis. Estimations of survival and risk of treatment-related deterioration in quality of life (QOL) are important when deciding on treatment. Although we know of several prognostic factors for LC patients with BMs, the role of QOL has not been established. Authors of this… (More)
DOI: 10.3171/2017.2.JNS161659


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