Stereotactic volumetric resection, intracavitary carmustine wafers, and radiation therapy for brain metastases: The Moffitt Cancer Center experience.

@article{Brem2011StereotacticVR,
  title={Stereotactic volumetric resection, intracavitary carmustine wafers, and radiation therapy for brain metastases: The Moffitt Cancer Center experience.},
  author={Sabrina Brem and Raghunandhan Sampath and Daohai Yu and Aileen Staller and Martine Obadia and Matthew G. Ewend},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2011},
  volume={29 15_suppl},
  pages={2077}
}
2077 Background: NCCN guidelines for brain metastases (BM) endorse surgery and whole brain radiation therapy (WBRT). Early clinical data suggest that addition of intracavitary carmustine wafers yields superior local control. METHODS A retrospective analysis of 49 consecutive BM patients undergoing MR-guided, gross total resection with chemowafers was… CONTINUE READING