Published in Cancer Weekly, November 1st, 2005
"As most reports on the gamma knife have related only to short- or mid-term results," surgeons in Austria "decided to evaluate the effectiveness and toxicity of radiosurgical treatment for benign skull base meningiomas in 200 patients with a follow up of 5-12 years," in order to "define the role" of GKRS in basal meningioma treatment, and "to provide further data for comparison with other treatment options."
"In total, 99 patients were treated with a combination of microsurgical resection and GKRS," noted W. Kreil and coauthors at the...
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