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New trends in brain metastases treatment

18 Apr 2013

Guest Editor: Elisabetta Munzone

Brain metastases (BMs) represent a challenging clinical problem and both patients and clinicians are made apprehensive by their occurrence. In recent years, due to the improvement of surgical and radiotherapy techniques, the approach to BM treatment has been changing. In this special issue of ecancermedicalscience, researchers have focused their attention on the current surgical and medical approach for treating brain metastases.

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Watch Dr Elisabetta Munzone of the IEO, Milan, discuss the different approaches in the treatment of brain metastases covered in this Special Issue

Special Issue Articles

Elisabetta Munzone, Cecilia Casali, Gaetano Aurilio, Edoardo Botteri, Alessandro Perin, Giuliana Pelicci, Paola Brescia, Angela Sciandivasci, Laura Adamoli, Giuseppe Viale, Francesco DiMeco
Mustafa Aziz Hatiboglu, David M Wildrick, Raymond Sawaya
Marcel A Kamp, Maxine Dibue, Antonio Santacroce, Samis MA Zella, Lena Niemann, Hans Jakob Steiger, Marion Rapp, Michael Sabel