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A clinical care pathway to improve the acute care of patients with glioma

Natalie B.V. Riblet, Evelyn M. Schlosser, Jennifer A. Snide, Lara Ronan, Katherine Thorley, Melissa Davis, Jennifer Hong, Linda P. Mason, Tobi J. Cooney, Lanelle Jalowiec, Nancy L. Kennedy, Sabrina Richie, David Nalepinski and Camilo E. Fadul.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

September 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 5946 words.

Background

Patients with glioma are at increased risk for tumor-related and treatment-related complications. Few guidelines exist to manage complications...

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Clinical outcome and molecular characterization of pediatric glioblastoma treated with postoperative radiotherapy with concurrent and adjuvant temozolomide: a single institutional study of 66 children

Rakesh Jalali, Anupam Rishi, Jayant S. Goda, Epari Sridhar, Mamta Gurav, Pravin Sharma, Aliasgar Moiyadi, Prakash Shetty and Tejpal Gupta.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

March 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 5429 words.

Background

Glioblastoma (GBM) in children is rare. Pediatric GBM have a distinct molecular profile as compared to adult GBM. There are relatively few studies...

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Clinical outcome assessments in neuro-oncology: a regulatory perspective

Joohee Sul, Paul G. Kluetz, Elektra J. Papadopoulos and Patricia Keegan.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

March 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 4224 words.

Overall survival, progression-free survival, and to a lesser extent objective response rate, have long been the most widely accepted endpoints used to evaluate clinical benefit in oncology...

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Compliance with reporting guidelines by Australian pathologists: an audit of the quality of histopathology reporting in high-grade glioma

Alison White, Vicki Fabian, Kerrie McDonald and Anna K. Nowak.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 4902 words.

Background

Diagnostic pathology reports inform management plans for patients with glioma, and there is an increasing clinical need for molecular testing. We...

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Continuing or ceasing bevacizumab beyond progression in recurrent glioblastoma: an exploratory randomized phase II trial

Elizabeth J Hovey, Kathryn M Field, Mark A Rosenthal, Elizabeth H Barnes, Lawrence Cher, Anna K Nowak, Helen Wheeler, Kate Sawkins, Ann Livingstone, Pramit Phal, Christine Goh and John Simes.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

September 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 6552 words.

Abstract

Background

In patients with recurrent glioblastoma, the benefit of bevacizumab beyond progression remains...

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Development of an item bank for computerized adaptive testing of self-reported cognitive difficulty in cancer patients

Linda Dirven, Martin JB Taphoorn, Mogens Groenvold, Esther JJ Habets, Neil K Aaronson, Thierry Conroy, Jaap C Reijneveld, Teresa Young and Morten Aa Petersen.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

September 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 5014 words.

Abstract

Background

The European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Quality of Life Group is...

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Emergencies in Palliative and Supportive Care

David Currow and Katherine Clark.

November 2006; p ublished online August 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Dermatology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Gastroenterology; Haematology; Neurology; Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Psychiatry; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Genito-urinary Medicine. 344 pages.

This is a practical, accessible guide to all emergency situations encountered in palliative care. It provides clinical guidance for the management of people with progressive life limiting...

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The era of stereotactic body radiotherapy for spinal metastases and the multidisciplinary management of complex cases

Rachit Kumar, Anick Nater, Ahmed Hashmi, Sten Myrehaug, Young Lee, Lijun Ma, Kristin Redmond, Simon S. Lo, Eric L. Chang, Albert Yee, Charles G. Fisher, Michael G. Fehlings and Arjun Sahgal.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

March 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 7683 words.

Spinal metastases are increasingly becoming a focus of attention with respect to treating with locally “ablative” intent, as opposed to locally “palliative” intent. This is due to...

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Existential distress among caregivers of patients with brain tumors: a review of the literature

Allison J. Applebaum, Maria Kryza-Lacombe, Justin Buthorn, Antonio DeRosa, Geoff Corner and Eli L. Diamond.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

December 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 8999 words.

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Forthcoming Meetings

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

September 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 145 words.

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