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Intraoperative radiotherapy for primary brain tumor and brain metastases

JAN 27, 2021 · 29 MIN WATCH
Author

Prof. Frank Giordano, MD, PhD

Director of the Clinic for Radiation Therapy and Radiation Oncology, University Hospital, Bonn, Germany

Summary

Prof. Dr. Frank Giordano talks about the IORT treatment of primary brain tumors within the INTRAGO study and brain metastases

In this recorded presentation from AANS 2019 Prof. Dr. Frank Giordano is presenting his experiences using IORT as a treatment method for Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), a common malignant primary tumor in the field of neuro-oncology. Overall, Prof. Dr. Frank Giordano is giving relevant insights into the outcomes of the associated INTRAGO-I study investigating IORT for newly diagnosed GBM – in the meantime also the multinational randomized phase-III trial INTRAGO-II is already running.


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