Optimizing whole brain radiation therapy dose and fractionation: Results from a prospective phase III trial
In patients receiving whole brain radiotherapy after surgical resection of brain metastasis, this article addresses the optimal radiotherapy dose for both tumor control and minimization of short and long-term toxicities.
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This program is designed to meet the interest of radiation oncologists and radiation oncology residents.
- Discuss outcomes associated with WBRT and the potential impact of these dose and fractionation schedules on patient outcomes.
Katie Keane, MD has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
Daniel Trifiletti, MD has no financial relationships with a commercial interest.
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