Whole-brain radiation therapy for brain metastases: detrimental or beneficial?

Abstract

Stereotactic radiosurgery is frequently used, either alone or together with whole-brain radiation therapy to treat brain metastases from solid tumors. Certain experts and radiation oncology groups have proposed replacing whole-brain radiation therapy with stereotactic radiosurgery alone for the management of brain metastases. Although randomized trials have… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13014-015-0466-9

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