Cranial Irradiation

Known as: Cranial Irradiations, Irradiation, Cranial, Irradiations, Cranial 
The exposure of the head to roentgen rays or other forms of radioactivity for therapeutic or preventive purposes.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Rett syndrome is an X-linked autism spectrum disorder. The disease is characterized in most cases by mutation of the MECP2 gene… (More)
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2008
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Curative cancer treatment regimens often require cranial irradiation, resulting in lifelong neurocognitive deficiency in cancer… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Cranial radiation therapy causes a progressive decline in cognitive function that is linked to impaired neurogenesis. Chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In this population-based material from the five Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden), 2860 children… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To assess, in a multi-institutional setting, the impact on relapse, survival, and toxicity of adding two cycles of… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Secondary neoplasms (SNs) represent serious late complications after successful treatment of malignant diseases. To evaluate the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
PURPOSE Decline in intelligence can occur after whole-brain cranial irradiation for childhood malignancy. The purpose of this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
One hundred seventy-seven children and young adults with various malignant neoplasms were prospectively tested for hearing loss… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Intellectual and other neuropsychological dysfunctions have been observed in survivors of childhood acute lymphocytic leukaemia… (More)
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