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Anaplastic astrocytoma and non-1p/19q co-deleted anaplastic oligoastrocytoma: long-term survival, employment, and performance status of survivors

Elena I. Pentsova, Anne S. Reiner, Katherine S. Panageas and Lisa M. DeAngelis.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 3823 words.

Background

Despite optimal treatment for patients with anaplastic gliomas, median survival is 2 to 5 years, but some young adults survive longer. We sought...

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Announcements

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

September 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 207 words.

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in Neuro-Oncology Practice

March 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 247 words.

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in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 278 words.

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Assessing behavioral syndromes in patients with brain tumors using the frontal systems behavior scale (FrSBe)

Sergio Cabrera, Kim Edelstein, Warren P. Mason and Maria Carmela Tartaglia.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 4532 words.

Background

Personality changes following brain tumors may be due to disruption of frontal-subcortical networks. The relation between personality changes and...

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Association between malignancy and non-alcoholic Wernicke's encephalopathy: a case report and literature review

Evan Y. Choi, William A. Gomes, Missak Haigentz and Jerome J. Graber.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

September 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 5059 words.

Background

Wernicke's encephalopathy is a serious medical condition associated with high morbidity and mortality caused by deficiency of thiamine. This...

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Bevacizumab in neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) related vestibular schwannomas: a nationally coordinated approach to delivery and prospective evaluation

Katrina A. Morris, John F. Golding, Patrick R. Axon, Shazia Afridi, Claire Blesing, Rosalie E. Ferner, Dorothy Halliday, Raj Jena, Pieter M. Pretorius, D. Gareth Evans, Martin G. McCabe and Allyson Parry.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

December 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 5571 words.

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Carers of patients with high-grade glioma report high levels of distress, unmet needs, and psychological morbidity during patient chemoradiotherapy

Anne Long, Georgia K.B. Halkett, Elizabeth A. Lobb, Thérèse Shaw, Elizabeth Hovey and Anna K. Nowak.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 6242 words.

Background

Few studies have explored the unmet needs of carers of people with high-grade glioma. We aimed to determine carers' levels of distress during...

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<i>Case-Based Review</i>: meningioma

Shannon E. Fogh, Derek R. Johnson, Fred G. Barker, Priscilla K. Brastianos, Jennifer L. Clarke, Timothy J. Kaufmann, Stephan Oberndorfer, Matthias Preusser, Aditya Raghunathan, Sandro Santagata and Philip V. Theodosopoulos.

in Neuro-Oncology Practice

June 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Clinical Oncology; Clinical Radiology; Neurosurgery. 10608 words.

Meningioma is by far the most common primary intracranial tumor in adults. Treatment of meningioma is complex due to a tremendous amount of variability in tumor behavior. Many patients are...

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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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