Solitary brain metastasis: results of an RTOG/SWOG protocol evaluation surgery + RT versus RT alone.

@article{Sause1990SolitaryBM,
  title={Solitary brain metastasis: results of an RTOG/SWOG protocol evaluation surgery + RT versus RT alone.},
  author={William Sause and John J. Crowley and Robert A. Morantz and Marvin H Rotman and P A Mowry and A Bouzaglou and Jannie Borst and H Selin},
  journal={American journal of clinical oncology},
  year={1990},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={427-32}
}
From 1983 through 1986, the Southwest Oncology Group and Radiation Therapy Oncology Group conducted an intergroup study designed to evaluate the effectiveness of surgical resection in those patients with solitary central nervous system (CNS) metastases. The study was initially designed as a prospective randomized trial. Because of difficulty accruing patients, the registration format was altered and the patients were placed on study according to physician preference. Ninety-seven patients were… CONTINUE READING

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