The Geriatric Scoring System (GSS) in meningioma patients—validation

@article{CohenInbar2011TheGS,
  title={The Geriatric Scoring System (GSS) in meningioma patients—validation},
  author={Or Cohen-Inbar and Gil E. Sviri and Jean Soustiel and Menashe Zaaroor},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
  year={2011},
  volume={153},
  pages={1501-1508}
}
Meningiomas are the most common primary brain tumor, the incidence of which rises with age. The Geriatric Scoring System (GSS) was constructed in an attempt to answer which elderly subpopulation will benefit from a surgical intervention in terms of their overall physical and functional state of health. The GSS incorporates different prognostic indicators, both clinical and radiological, for risk stratification. The purpose of the study was to validate the previously defined GSS for the… CONTINUE READING

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