The impact of repeated surgery and adjuvant therapy on survival for patients with recurrent glioblastoma

Angelo Pompucci, Pasquale De Bonis, Carmelo Anile, Gigliola Sica, Giulio Maira, Annunziato Mangiola

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Abstract

Treatment of glioblastoma recurrence can have a palliative aim, after considering risks and potential benefits. The aim of this study is to verify the impact of surgery and of palliative adjuvant treatments on survival after recurrence.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)883-886
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Neurology and Neurosurgery
Volume115
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Chemoradiotherapy, Adjuvant
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Confidence Intervals
  • Data Interpretation, Statistical
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Glioblastoma
  • Humans
  • Kaplan-Meier Estimate
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Palliative Care
  • Regression Analysis
  • Reoperation
  • Survival Analysis

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