Controversies in Neuro-Oncology

Publication Year: 2013

Edition: 1

Authors/Editor: Quinones-Hinojosa; Raza

Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers

ISBN: 978-1-60-406755-2

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 89

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Written by world-renowned experts, this is a comprehensive guide that compiles, synthesizes, and summarizes the most relevant scientific literature available in neurosurgical oncology. It provides objective recommendations based on the data found in the literature, giving physicians the information they need to make fully informed treatment decisions.

Key features:
- An opening chapter, Introduction to Best Evidence Medicine, illustrates how the authors rate the viability of the data presented
- Authors discuss in detail commonly disputed topics specific to tumor type, such as the roles of surgery and gross total resection as well as radiosurgery options
- Expert recommendation boxes highlight takeaways for the reader
- Summary tables distill abundant scientific evidence and emphasize the main conclusions of published studies

This book isthe go-to guide for all neurosurgeons, oncologists, and neurologists involved in the multidisciplinary care of patients with brain tumors.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Quinones-Hinojosa; Raza
ISBN: 978-1-60-406755-2
Internal Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 1
Pages: 520
Illustrations: 250
Year: 2013
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 89


Controversies in Neuro-Oncology