Quality of life in patients with intracranial tumors on the basis of Karnofsky's performance status

@article{Sachsenheimer1992QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life in patients with intracranial tumors on the basis of Karnofsky's performance status},
  author={Wilfried Sachsenheimer and Wieslaw Piotrowski and T. Bimmler},
  journal={Journal of Neuro-Oncology},
  year={1992},
  volume={13},
  pages={177-181}
}
This prospective clinical trial (1983–1989) compares life-quality scores according to Karnofsky in patients with intra-cranial who had been operated upon. Karnofsky's performance status was evaluated during a follow-up period of 36 months. The patients were between 20 to 77 years of age; 132 patients had an astrocytoma grade III or IV; 42 patients with… CONTINUE READING