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Research & Reviews  392 results

Comparing the Addition of Radiation Either Before or After Surgery for Patients With Brain Metastases
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05438212

Jun 29th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To determine if the time to composite adverse endpoint (CAE) (defined as: 1) local tumor progression within the surgical bed; and/or 2) Adverse Radiation Effect (ARE), the imaging correlate of post-stereotactic radiosurgery (...

Outcomes and principles of patient selection for laser interstitial thermal therapy (LI...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.06.095
World Neurosurgery; Riviere-Cazaux C, Bhandarkar AR et. al.

Jun 28th, 2022 - Laser interstitial thermal therapy (LITT) is an emerging treatment modality for both primary brain tumors and metastases. Here we report initial outcomes after LITT for metastatic brain tumors across three sites at our institution and discuss pote...

Delayed 18F-FDG PET Imaging Increases Diagnostic Performance and Reproducibility to Dif...
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000004305
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Otman H, Farce J et. al.

Jun 14th, 2022 - Differentiating brain metastasis recurrence from radiation necrosis can be challenging during MRI follow-up after stereotactic radiotherapy. [18F]-FDG is the most available PET tracer, but standard images performed 30 to 60 minutes postinjection p...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  52 results

Comparing the Addition of Radiation Either Before or After Surgery for Patients With Brain Metastases
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05438212

Jun 29th, 2022 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: I. To determine if the time to composite adverse endpoint (CAE) (defined as: 1) local tumor progression within the surgical bed; and/or 2) Adverse Radiation Effect (ARE), the imaging correlate of post-stereotactic radiosurgery (...

Pre-operative Stereotactic Radiosurgery Followed by Resection for Patients With Brain Metastases
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03398694

Jun 9th, 2022 - Primary Objective To evaluate 6 month in-brain local control utilizing pre-operative stereotactic radiosurgery followed by surgical resection for brain metastases. Secondary Objectives Overall survival Distant in-brain progression Rate of leptomen...

Low-dose Intra-arterial Bevacizumab for Edema and Radiation Necrosis Therapeutic Intervention (LIBERTI)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02819479

May 24th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Radiation Necrosis: Stereotactic radiosurgery has become integral in treatment of brain tumors and arteriovenous malformations (AVM). In up to 10% of cases, this can lead to radiation necrosis (RN) with significant surrounding vasogenic...

HRQL and Symptom Assessment for Patients With DIPG or Recurrent and Re-irradiated Brain Tumours and Their Caregivers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04670016

May 18th, 2022 - Many children diagnosed with brain tumours are at significant risk of disease recurrence following their initial treatment, with recurrence rates ranging from 30-100% depending on the type of brain tumour. Disease recurrence represents a serious c...

Post-Surgical Stereotactic Radiotherapy (SRT) Versus GammaTile
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04365374

May 18th, 2022 - GammaTile therapy results in improved clinical outcomes; however the data is a single site experience with a limited number of subjects, only 12 of which were patients with metastatic brain tumors. The primary objective of this randomized, control...

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News  4 results

Radiation Therapy and Abscopal Effect in Melanoma Treatment
https://www.onclive.com/view/radiation-therapy-and-abscopal-effect-in-melanoma-treatment

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript:Keith Flaherty, MD: I’ve been fascinated to watch, over the past five years, with the introduction of new effective systemic therapies, the way that radiation therapy and surgery are being reevaluated in terms of their role in patients ...

HSRT a Good Option for Resection Cavity of Brain Metastases
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hematologyoncology/braincancer/89132

Oct 15th, 2020 - Use of local hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (HSRT) to the resection cavity in patients with brain metastases appeared to have a good risk-benefit profile with favorable local control and low risk of treatment-related adverse effects co...

FDA Alert on MR-Guided Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy Devices
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/895688

Apr 25th, 2018 - There is a risk of tissue overheating owing to inaccurate magnetic resonance (MR) thermometry with MR-guided laser interstitial thermal therapy (MRgLITT) devices, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today in a safety communication. The ...

What Are the Long-Term Neurologic Complications of Childhood Cancer?
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/152372/neuro-oncology/what-are-long-term-neurologic-complications-childhood-cancer

Nov 27th, 2017 - KANSAS CITY, MO—As cancer treatment advances, the prevalence of childhood cancer survivors increases; as a result, physicians see more neurologic complications of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation, according to an overview presented at the 46th.

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