Prospective study of carmustine wafers in combination with 6-month metronomic temozolomide and radiation therapy in newly diagnosed glioblastoma: preliminary results.

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OBJECT Locoregional chemotherapy with carmustine wafers, positioned at surgery and followed by radiation therapy, has been shown to prolong survival in patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma, as has concomitant radiochemotherapy with temozolomide. A combination of carmustine wafers with the Stupp treatment regimen has only been investigated in… (More)
DOI: 10.3171/2012.12.JNS111893

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@article{Salmaggi2013ProspectiveSO, title={Prospective study of carmustine wafers in combination with 6-month metronomic temozolomide and radiation therapy in newly diagnosed glioblastoma: preliminary results.}, author={Andrea Salmaggi and Ida Maddalena Milanesi and Antonio Silvani and Paola Gaviani and Marcello Marchetti and Laura Fariselli and Carlo Lazzaro Solero and C. Maccagnano and Cecilia Casali and Sara Guzzetti and Bianca Pollo and Emilio Ciusani and Francesco DiMeco}, journal={Journal of neurosurgery}, year={2013}, volume={118 4}, pages={821-9} }