Irrational Fear of Whole-Brain Radiotherapy: Are We Doing Our Patients a Disservice?

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Summary of "Irrational Fear of Whole-Brain Radiotherapy: Are We Doing Our Patients a Disservice?"

The authors consider the importance of a careful, balanced review of therapeutic options with patients and the current understanding of the therapeutic ratio of whole-brain radiotherapy in patient populations with widespread intracranial disease. The goal of reviewing these options is to provide an unbiased discussion of the potential benefits and risks of whole-brain radiotherapy, particularly with regard to cognitive outcomes.


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Name: Cancer
ISSN: 1097-0142


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