Neuro-oncology: The Essentials
Mark Bernstein, Mitchel S. Berger
Thieme, 2000 - Medical - 508 pages
Endorsed by the Joint Tumor Section of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons & the Congress of Neurological Surgeons
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Gene Therapy Astrid Weyerbrock and Edward H Oldfield
Novel Therapeutic StrategiesRoberta P Glick and Terry Lichtor
Specific Problems Chapter 30 LowGrade GliomasMark Bernstein and Joseph Bampoe
Malignant GliomaSyed A Enam Jack P Rock and Mark L Rosenblum
Pilocytic Astrocytoma and Other Indolent TumorsJack P Rock
Metastatic Brain TumorsFrederick F Lang David M Wildrick and Raymond Sawaya
Pineal Region TumorsFelipe C Albuquerque Arun P Amar and Michael L J Apuzzo
Brain Stem TumorsAlyssa T Reddy and Timothy B Mapstone
Stereotactic Biopsy Abhaya V Kulkarni and Mark Bernstein
Functional MappingG Evren Keles and Mitchel S Berger
Complications of SurgeryRonald E Warnick
Conventional RadiationGlenn S Bauman and David A Larson
Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Radiation TherapyDouglas Kondziolka
BrachytherapyNormand J Laperriere
Boron Neutron Capture TherapyEdward R Laws Jr
HyperthermiaPenny K Sneed
Intraarterial ChemotherapyJan C Buckner
Intratumoral ChemotherapyJon D Weingart Laurence D Rhines and Henry Brem
Photodynamic TherapyPaul J Muller and Brian C Wilson
Hormonal TherapyWarren P Mason
ImmunotherapyKevin O Lillehei
Pediatric Posterior Fossa TumorsMichael D Taylor and James T Rutka
Primary Central Nervous System LymphomaJeffrey J Raizer and Lisa M DeAngelis
Vestibular SchwannomasGerald A Grant and Marc R Mayberg
Pituitary TumorsWilliam F Chandler
CraniopharyngiomaKraig D Moore and William T Couldwell
Skull Base TumorsAkio Morita and Laligam N Sekhar
Peripheral Nerve TumorsLilyana Angelov and Abhijit Guha
Spinal Cord and Spinal Column TumorsMichael G Fehlings and Sanjay C Rao
Related Issues Chapter 45 Quality of Life of Brain Tumor PatientsChristina A Meyers
Seizures Associated with Brain TumorsG Evren Keles and Mitchel S Berger
Complications of Medical TherapySusan M Chang
Thromboembolism in Brain Tumor PatientsDennis E Bullard
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