"Cranial Irradiation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The exposure of the head to roentgen rays or other forms of radioactivity for therapeutic or preventive purposes.
- Cranial Irradiation
- Cranial Irradiations
- Irradiation, Cranial
- Irradiations, Cranial
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cranial Irradiation" by people in Profiles.
Weiss GJ, Lohinai Z. Prophylactic cranial irradiation in small-cell lung cancer. Lancet Oncol. 2017 07; 18(7):e367.
Gorovets D, Ayala-Peacock D, Tybor DJ, Rava P, Ebner D, Cielo D, Nor?n G, Wazer DE, Chan M, Hepel JT. Multi-institutional Nomogram Predicting Survival Free From Salvage Whole Brain Radiation After Radiosurgery in Patients With Brain Metastases. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 02 01; 97(2):246-253.
Liu Y, Alexander BM, Chen YH, Horvath MC, Aizer AA, Claus EB, Dunn IF, Golby AJ, Johnson MD, Friesen S, Mannarino EG, Wagar M, Hacker FL, Arvold ND. Salvage whole brain radiotherapy or stereotactic radiosurgery after initial stereotactic radiosurgery for 1-4 brain metastases. J Neurooncol. 2015 Sep; 124(3):429-37.
Ferreri AJ, Verona C, Politi LS, Chiara A, Perna L, Villa E, Reni M. Consolidation radiotherapy in primary central nervous system lymphomas: impact on outcome of different fields and doses in patients in complete remission after upfront chemotherapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011 May 01; 80(1):169-75.
Cochran DM, Yock TI, Adams JA, Tarbell NJ. Radiation dose to the lens during craniospinal irradiation-an improvement in proton radiotherapy technique. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008 Apr 01; 70(5):1336-42.
Miralbell R, Fitzgerald TJ, Laurie F, Kessel S, Glicksman A, Friedman HS, Urie M, Kepner JL, Zhou T, Chen Z, Barnes P, Kun L, Tarbell NJ. Radiotherapy in pediatric medulloblastoma: quality assessment of Pediatric Oncology Group Trial 9031. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2006 Apr 01; 64(5):1325-30.
Varlotto JM, Flickinger JC, Niranjan A, Bhatnagar A, Kondziolka D, Lunsford LD. The impact of whole-brain radiation therapy on the long-term control and morbidity of patients surviving more than one year after gamma knife radiosurgery for brain metastases. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2005 Jul 15; 62(4):1125-32.
Varlotto JM, Flickinger JC, Niranjan A, Bhatnagar AK, Kondziolka D, Lunsford LD. Analysis of tumor control and toxicity in patients who have survived at least one year after radiosurgery for brain metastases. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2003 Oct 01; 57(2):452-64.