Radiotherapy as an adjuvant in the management of intracranial meningiomas: are we practising evidence-based medicine?

@article{Marcus2008RadiotherapyAA,
  title={Radiotherapy as an adjuvant in the management of intracranial meningiomas: are we practising evidence-based medicine?},
  author={Hani J. Marcus and Stephen J. Price and Martin Wilby and Tom Santarius and Ramez Wadie Kirollos},
  journal={British journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={520-8}
}
Although increasingly used, the precise role of radiotherapy in the management of meningiomas is still disputed. The objective of this study, therefore, was to appraise the evidence for adjuvant radiotherapy in benign and atypical intracranial meningiomas, and to compare and contrast it with the current opinion and practice of neurosurgeons in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The use of radiotherapy as a primary treatment strategy or its use in the treatment of recurrence was not… CONTINUE READING
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