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Is whole-brain radiation still best for brain metastases from small-cell lung cancer?

20:00 EDT 15 Apr 2018 | AAAS

(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) University of Colorado Cancer Center study compares outcomes of 5,752 small-cell lung cancer patients who received whole-brain radiation therapy (WBRT) with those of 200 patients who received stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), finding that the median overall survival was actually longer with SRS (10.8 months with SRS versus 7.1 months with WBRT).

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