Societal preferences in the treatment of pediatric medulloblastoma: Balancing risk of death and quality of life.

@article{Khakban2017SocietalPI,
  title={Societal preferences in the treatment of pediatric medulloblastoma: Balancing risk of death and quality of life.},
  author={Amir Khakban and Tima Mohammadi and Larry Lynd and Don Mabbott and Eric Bouffet and Louise Gastonguay and Zafar Zafar{\'i} and David Malkin and Michael D. Taylor and Carlo Marra},
  journal={Pediatric blood & cancer},
  year={2017},
  volume={64 6}
}
PURPOSE Medulloblastoma is the most prevalent childhood brain cancer. Children with medulloblastoma typically receive a combination of surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy. The survival rate is high but survivors often have sequelae from radiotherapy of the entire developing brain and spinal cord. Ongoing genetic studies have suggested that decreasing the… CONTINUE READING