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O10.01PROGNOSTIC AND PREDICTIVE BIOMARKER-BASED SUBGROUPS IN THE NOA-04 TRIAL

W. Wick, D. Capper, M. Sill, V. Hovestadt, S.M. Pfister, M. Platten, G. Reifenberger, A. von Deimling, M. Weller and B. Wiestler.

in Neuro-Oncology

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: Molecular biomarkers, including isocitrate dehydrogenase 1 or 2 (IDH1/2) mutation, 1p/19q codeletion, mutations and (consequently) loss of expression of alpha-thalassemia/mental...

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P16.35DELAYED CONTRAST MRI FOR DIFFERENTIATING TUMOR FROM TREATMENT EFFECTS IN CONVENTIONAL AND ANTI-ANGIOGENIC TREATMENTS

D. Daniels, D. Guez, D. Last, L. Zach, Y. Mardor and TRAMs author group.

in Neuro-Oncology

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

Conventional MRI is unable to differentiate progression from treatment effects (TEs) in brain tumor (BT) patients. We have applied a novel technique, based on MR images acquired with a...

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O7.02RADIOSURGERY AND BRAIN METASTASES: ADEQUATE SEQUENCE OF BRAIN MRI CAN SIGNIFICANTLY CHANGE THE INTRACRANIAL DISEASE STAGING

S. Scoccianti, D. Greto, L. Bordi, P. Bono, G. Pecchioli, M. Casati, E. Vanzi, A. Compagnucci, D. Gadda and L. Livi.

in Neuro-Oncology

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

INTRODUCTION: Accurate assessment of the exact number of brain metastases is of utmost importance in the decision-making process for the appropriate treatment. The diagnostic efficacy in...

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P06.15LONG TERM QUALITY OF LIFE OF ELDERLY PEOPLE IN DIFFERENT AGE GROUPS AFTER MENINGIOMA SURGERY

M. Timmer, M. Seibl-Leven, K. Wittenstein and R. Goldbrunner.

in Neuro-Oncology

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

OBJECTIVE: Surgery is usually the standard treatment for intracranial meningiomas in patients of all ages. The incidence of meningiomas increases progressively with age. Considering the...

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P16.27DIFFERENTIATING BRAIN RADIONECROSIS FROM TUMOR RECURRENCE: A ROLE FOR CONTRAST ENHANCED ULTRASOUND (CEUS)? CASE REPORT

L. Mattei, F. Prada, F. Legnani, C. Casali, A. Filippini, A. Perin, M. Saini, A. Saladino, I. Vetrano and F. DiMeco.

in Neuro-Oncology

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: Differentiating radionecrosis from local tumor recurrence is a major concern in the management of patients harbouring a cerebral tumor and treated with radiotherapy. In these...

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NI-19THE USE OF DYNAMIC O-(2-[18F]fluoroethyl)-L-TYROSINE-PET IN THE CLINICAL EVALUATION OF BRAIN TUMORS IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS

Veronika Dunkl, Corvin Cleff, Gabriele Stoffels, Nathalie Judov, Sevgi Sarikaya-Seiwert, Ian Law, Lars Bøgeskov, Karsten Nysom, Sofie B. Andersen, Hans-Jakob Steiger, Gereon R. Fink, Guido Reifenberger, Nadim J. Shah, Heinz H. Coenen, Karl-Josef Langen and Norbert Galldiks.

in Neuro-Oncology

November 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: Experience regarding the use of dynamic O-(2-[18F]-fluoroethyl)-L-tyrosine (18F-FET) PET in children and adolescents with brain tumors is limited. METHODS: Sixty-nine 18F-FET...

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NI-65DIFFERENTIATING RADIATION EFFECT AND NECROSIS FROM GLIOBLASTOMA WITH DYNAMIC SUSCEPTIBILITY CONTRAST (DSC) MRI

Melissa Prah, Mona Al-Gizawiy, Wade Mueller, Raymond Hoffmann and Kathleen Schmainda.

in Neuro-Oncology

November 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

BACKGROUND: In glioblastoma (GBM), pseudoprogression (PsP) appears as increased enhancement on T1-weighted imaging following concurrent chemoradiotherapy (CRT), making it difficult to...

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P04.25MOLECULAR ANALYSIS OF STEREOTACTIC BIOPSIES COMPARED TO TISSUE SAMPLES FROM OPEN TUMOR RESECTIONS IN GLIOMAS

M. Timmer, M. Perrech, G. Röhn, D. Rueß, T. Blau, N. Breuer, R. Goldbrunner and M. Ruge.

in Neuro-Oncology

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

Biomarkers, genetic alterations and epigenetic marks gain in importance as prognostic and predictive markers both, after primary diagnosis and in the recurrent disease situation. However,...

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Asymptomatic Intracranial Aneurysm

Ji Y. Chong.

in Cerebrovascular Disease

May 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 893 words.

Intracranial aneurysms may be detected incidentally on imaging. Location and size of an intracranial aneurysm are helpful in stratifying risk of hemorrhage. Risk stratification is important...

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Competency, Capacity, and Self-determination in Aging

Scott Y. H. Kim.

in Clinical Neurology of Aging

December 2010; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 8513 words.

Chapter 12 examines the decision-making capacity (DMC) necessary for providing informed consent to treatment, and how the approach outlined can then be used for assessing other types of DMC.

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Neuroimaging

David F. Black.

in Mayo Clinic Neurology Board Review

July 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 3014 words.

Neuroimaging is commonly used in the clinical setting to aid in diagnosis, prognosis, and, in certain situations, acute therapeutic decision making. Indications, pitfalls, and examples of...

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Return to Driving

David L Brody.

in Concussion Care Manual

August 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 681 words.

This chapter discusses issues surrounding return to driving after concussion and provides steps to follow in making these decisions. Return to driving decision-making can be challenging,...

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The Comatose Patient

Eelco F.M. Wijdicks.

May 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology. 736 pages.

The Comatose Patient, Second Edition, is a critical historical overview of the concepts of consciousness and unconsciousness, covering all aspects of coma within 100 detailed case...

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Ethical issues in neurology

Jan J. Heimans.

in Advocacy in Neurology

February 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 6290 words.

Neurologic diseases may lead to brain dysfunction and consequently to impairment of consciousness, cognitive decline, and emotional disturbances. These conditions may give rise to a wide...

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Prognosis after stroke

Vincent Thijs.

in Oxford Textbook of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease

March 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 8812 words.

Prognostic decision-making is an essential task for the clinician dealing with acute stroke. Inadequate decisions may lead to overtreatment and undertreatment. Therefore prognosis should be...

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Movement Disorders

Richard A. Walsh, Robertus M.A. de Bie and Susan H. Fox.

July 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology. 224 pages.

Movement Disorders walks the reader through the important principles of examination, investigation, and management for each of the common types of movement disorders. Applying a case-based...

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Cerebrovascular Disease

Ji Y. Chong.

May 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology. 160 pages.

Cerebrovascular Disease helps clinicians evaluate and manage patients suffering from stroke, embolism, thrombosis, hemorrhage, and other critical presentations. In a medical field where...

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Handling Difficult Situations

Eelco F.M. Wijdicks.

March 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology. 168 pages.

In any acute neurologic condition situations come up which generate questions about management. In a deteriorating patient there is a strain in decision making and many acute problems are...

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Multi-electrode Recording of Neural Activity in Awake Behaving Animals

Samantha R. Summerson and Caleb Kemere.

in Basic Electrophysiological Methods

February 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 11384 words.

Systems neuroscience is being revolutionized by the ability to record the activity of large numbers of neurons simultaneously. Chronic recording with multi- electrode arrays in animal...

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Prefrontal Cortex

Deepak N. Pandya, Benjamin Seltzer, Michael Petrides and Patsy Benny Cipolloni.

in Cerebral Cortex

July 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 7971 words.

After a brief historical account of frontal lobe studies, the current architectonic parcellation of the frontal cortex is described in the context of the dual origin concept. Intrinsic and...

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