Current Neuro-Oncology

Volume 5 Number 6
30 June 2003

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Burkhard C, Di Patre PL, Schüler D, Schüler G, Yaşargil MG, Yonekawa Y, Lütolf UM, Kleihues P, Ohgaki H.
A population-based study of the incidence and survival rates in patients with pilocytic astrocytoma.
J Neurosurg. 2003 Jun;98(6):1170-4. doi: 10.3171/jns.2003.98.6.1170. PMID: 12816259. Observational study.

Chang SM, Parney IF, McDermott M, Barker FG 2nd, Schmidt MH, Huang W, Laws ER Jr, Lillehei KO, Bernstein M, Brem H, Sloan AE, Berger M; Glioma Outcomes Investigators.
Perioperative complications and neurological outcomes of first and second craniotomies among patients enrolled in the Glioma Outcome Project.
J Neurosurg. 2003 Jun;98(6):1175-81. doi: 10.3171/jns.2003.98.6.1175. PMID: 12816260. Observational study.

de Carvalho Neto A, Gasparetto EL, Ono SE, Bertoldi GA, Gomes AF.
Adult cerebellar medulloblastoma: CT and MRI findings in eight cases.
Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2003 Jun;61(2A):199-203. doi: 10.1590/s0004-282x2003000200008. PMID: 12806497. Case report.

Endo H, Kumabe T, Jokura H, Shirane R, Ariga H, Takai Y, Yoshimoto T.
Leptomeningeal dissemination of cerebellar malignant astrocytomas.
J Neurooncol. 2003 Jun;63(2):191-9. doi: 10.1023/a:1023983518341. PMID: 12825824. Case report.

Schmidt MH, Berger MS, Lamborn KR, Aldape K, McDermott MW, Prados MD, Chang SM.
Repeated operations for infiltrative low-grade gliomas without intervening therapy.
J Neurosurg. 2003 Jun;98(6):1165-9. doi: 10.3171/jns.2003.98.6.1165. PMID: 12816258. Observational study.

Smitt PS, Driesse M, Wolbers J, Kros M, Avezaat C.
Treatment of relapsed malignant glioma with an adenoviral vector containing the herpes simplex thymidine kinase gene followed by ganciclovir.
Mol Ther. 2003 Jun;7(6):851-8. doi: 10.1016/s1525-0016(03)00100-x. PMID: 12788659. Interventional study.

Beauchesne P, Soler C, Boniol M, Schmitt T.
Response to a phase II study of concomitant-to-sequential use of etoposide and radiation therapy in newly diagnosed malignant gliomas.
Am J Clin Oncol. 2003 Jun 1;26(3):e22-7. doi: 10.1097/01.COC.0000072503.31917.B1. PMID: 12796612. Interventional study.

Carpentieri SC, Waber DP, Pomeroy SL, Scott RM, Goumnerova LC, Kieran MW, Billett AL, Tarbell NJ.
Neuropsychological functioning after surgery in children treated for brain tumor.
Neurosurgery. 2003 Jun
1;52(6):1348-56. doi: 10.1227/01.neu.0000064804.00766.62. PMID: 12762880. Observational study. ˍ

Fine HA, Wen PY, Maher EA, Viscosi E, Batchelor T, Lakhani N, Figg WD, Purow BW, Borkowf CB.
Phase II trial of thalidomide and carmustine for patients with recurrent high-grade gliomas.
J Clin Oncol. 2003 Jun 15;21(12):2299-304. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2003.08.045. PMID: 12805330. Interventional study.

Jaeckle KA, Hess KR, Yung WK, Greenberg H, Fine H, Schiff D, Pollack IF, Kuhn J, Fink K, Mehta M, Cloughesy T, Nicholas MK, Chang S, Prados M; North American Brain Tumor Consortium.
Phase II evaluation of temozolomide and 13-cis-retinoic acid for the treatment of recurrent and progressive malignant glioma: a North American Brain Tumor Consortium study.
J Clin Oncol. 2003 Jun 15;21(12):2305-11. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2003.12.097. PMID: 12805331. Interventional study.

Perkins GH, Schomer DF, Fuller GN, Allen PK, Maor MH.
Gliomatosis cerebri: improved outcome with radiotherapy.
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2003 June 20;56(4):1137-46. doi: 10.1016/s0360-3016(03)00293-1. PMID: 12829152. Observational study.


Caroli E, Salvati M, Peruzzi P, Frati A, Giangaspero F.
Familial gliomas. Analysis of six families with cerebral gliomas and without other inheritable syndromes.
Neurosurg Rev. 2003 Jun 21;26(4):280-2. doi: 10.1007/s10143-003-0281-x. PMID: 12827520. Observational study. ˍ